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24 Aug 2016 description

261.8 M required for 2016
75.2 M contributions received, representing 29% of requirements
186.6 M funding gap for West Africa

24 Aug 2016 description

106.7 M required for 2016
31.8 M contributions received, representing 30% of requirements
74.9 M funding gap for the Mali Situation

24 Aug 2016 description
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Increasingly Complex Conflicts with Devastating Impact on Children, UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Warns General Assembly in Annual Report

23 Aug 2016

New York – In her annual report to the General Assembly, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Leila Zerrougui, highlighted the devastating impact on children of increasingly complex conflicts, despite concerted efforts and significant progress achieved over the past year.

23 Aug 2016 description

Italy - IOM reports that 269,244 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 21 August, arriving mostly in Greece and Italy, where 104,141 migrants or refugees have arrived during 2016.

This is slightly lower than the number recorded through 2015’s first eight months, when a total of 354,618 arrivals were recorded crossing the Mediterranean, the majority from Turkey to Greece.

23 Aug 2016 description

by Jazmin Burgess, Global Coordinator, Boots on the Ground, UNDP

Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are on the frontlines of climate change. With populations often heavily reliant on climate-vulnerable sectors such as agriculture, fisheries and forestry to drive their economies, the impacts of climate change are amplified. One erratic storm or years of changing growing seasons can wipe out food and water supplies for years or decades.

23 Aug 2016 description

Germany - As the number of migrant deaths worldwide continues to rise significantly, IOM’s Missing Migrants Project has recorded 23 per cent more migrant deaths during the first half of 2016 compared with the same period in 2015.

The latest IOM GMDAC Data Briefing, “Dangerous Journeys,” released on Tuesday 23 August, was prepared by the International Organization for Migration’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC) in Berlin. It takes an in-depth look at the available global figures for migrant deaths and disappearances during the first half of 2016.

23 Aug 2016 description

This issue focuses on the Yellow fever, Cholera, Zika Virus Disease and Chikungunya outbreaks.

During the period under review, there have been protracted urban Yellow Fever (YF) outbreaks in Angola that have spread to the neighboring DR Congo and there have been exported cases to China and Kenya. Another outbreak of Yellow Fever was reported in Uganda but was not epidemiologically linked to the Angola or DR Congo outbreaks. The Uganda YF outbreak was rapidly and effectively contained.

23 Aug 2016 description

Most West African countries are now in the middle or second half of the rainy season. The seasonal forecast of the African Centre of Meteorological Applications for Development (ACMAD), indicating the likelihood of above-average rains in parts of the central Sahel, has so far proven accurate. Mali, Burkina Faso and western Niger have received abundant rainfalls. The overall impact of flooding due to these rains can be described as average by annual comparison over the last 5-10 years. Western Niger so far has been most affected area.

23 Aug 2016 description

Points Saillants

  • État d’approvisionnement des marchés :

-L’état d’approvisionnement des marchés varie de moyen à satisfaisant dans l’ensemble à travers le pays.

  • Tendance des prix des céréales et du bétail :

-Tendance des prix au producteur stable par rapport à juin 2016 et en baisse par rapport à la moyenne de 5 dernières années sauf pour le riz local (riz local +2%).

23 Aug 2016 description
report Afrique Verte

1-1 AcSSA Afrique Verte Niger

Commentaire général : début août, la tendance générale des prix des céréales est à la hausse pour les céréales locales (mil et sorgho) et à la stabilité pour celles importées (riz et maïs). Aucune baisse n’a été enregistrée sur aucun marché. Les hausses ont été enregistrées : i) pour le mil à Dosso (+15%), à Zinder (+12%), à Maradi (+11%), à Tillabéry (+9%) et à Niamey (+7%), ii) pour le sorgho à Niamey (+12%), Maradi (+9%) et à Tillabéry (+5%), iii) pour le maïs à Maradi (+7%) et iv) pour le riz à Dosso (+5%).

22 Aug 2016 description

Situation: Mali

Case:The Prosecutor v. Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi

22 Aug 2016 description
report CRIN

This report is part of CRIN's access to justice for children project, looking at the status of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in national law, the status of children involved in legal proceedings, the legal means to challenge violations of children’s rights and the practical considerations involved in challenging violations.

22 Aug 2016 description
report CRIN

Ce rapport fait partie du projet « Accès des enfants à la justice » de CRIN, qui vise à établir le statut de la Convention relative aux droits de l'enfant (CDE) dans les législations nationales, le statut des enfants impliqués dans des procédures judiciaires, les moyens juridiques qui permettent de contester des violations des droits de l'enfant et les considérations pratiques à prendre en compte en utilisant ces moyens.

22 Aug 2016 description

L'essentiel:

  • Situation alimentaire alarmante chez les personnes déplacées internes à Maiduguri dans l’Etat de Borno – Nigeria.

  • Installation progressive et quasi définitive de la campagne agricole 2016-2017.

  • Hausse continuelle de l’indice des prix des produits observée depuis cinq mois.

22 Aug 2016 description

Situation: Mali

Affaire :Le Procureur c. Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi

20 Aug 2016 description

La situation épidémiologique de cette semaine a été caractérisée par une accalmie pour les maladies sous surveillance sur l’ensemble du territoire national. Par ailleurs la vaccination des quarante-trois (43) sujets contacts identifiés du cas de rage de la 31ème semaine se poursuit. Télécharger la situation épidémiologique pour plus de détails

19 Aug 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights:

  • As of 30 June 2016, UNICEF treated 68,295 SAM children (6-59 months), provided access to formal and non-formal education to 48,212 crisis affected children, organized community level mine risk activities for 59,078 people, provided access to safe water to 28,900 crisis affected population in the North and contributed to reach more than 500,000 people through polio vaccination campaign in northern regions.