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06 Jun 2017 description
report BioMed Central

Conflict and Health201711:7 DOI: 10.1186/s13031-017-0110-4©  The Author(s). 2017

Received: 11 October 2016Accepted: 22 February 2017Published: 15 May 2017

Abstract

Background

06 Jun 2017 description
report Caritas

“We have some animals, but everyone is poor,” said one fisherman in the Chadian village of Bibi-Barrage, on Lake Chad. “If we had some canoes, we could fish.” For two years now, indigenous villagers and displaced people have been living together surviving on the same land resources with not enough to go around.

06 Jun 2017 description

An IAEA project shows that significant reserves of good quality water are available in Africa’s drought-prone Sahel region. Pollution is still limited and has not yet become a serious threat to these vital resources. The findings, compiled in five reports published today, are the result of a four-year Agency effort to help 13 countries use isotopic techniques to assess groundwater origin and quality in five shared aquifers and basins, providing the first broad overview of the region’s groundwater supplies.

06 Jun 2017 description

Situation Generale en mai 2017

Prevision jusqu'a'mi-juillet 2017

06 Jun 2017 description
report UN News Service

5 juin 2017 – Au 51e sommet de la Communauté économique des Etats d'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO) qui s'est tenu dimanche à Monrovia, au Libéria, le Représentant spécial du Secrétaire général pour la région, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, a appelé les Etats membres de l'organisation régionale à rester mobilisés sur les questions de paix et de sécurité, sans négliger le développement et les droits de l'homme.

05 Jun 2017 description

Your Excellency Mrs. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, and Chair of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government;

Excellencies, Heads of State and Government; Honorable Ministers;

Excellency Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria;

The Prime Minister of Israel, H. E. Benjamin Netanyahu;

Your Excellency Mr. Marcel de Souza, President of the ECOWAS Commission;

Excellency Federica Mogherini, Vice-President of the European Union Commission and EU High Representative

05 Jun 2017 description

Executive summary

In the face of public interest in what is happening in the Far North region as it pertains to Nigerian refugees, and in particular the heightened media attention to the movements of refugees to Nigeria, UNHCR Cameroon found it necessary to issue this document to provide detailed information about the vexing issue of refoulements, and the ongoing spontaneous and voluntary departures from Minawao camp. UNHCR intends to issue this report on a monthly basis, at the beginning of each month.

Background

05 Jun 2017 description

Les retours forcés des réfugiés nigérians :

Sommaire

05 Jun 2017 description
report African Union

Commissioner’s Foreword

Foreword by: His Excellency Ambassador Smail Chergui, AU Commissioner, Peace and Security

04 Jun 2017 description

Les données collectées dans chaque point sont rigoureusement vérifiées auprès de plusieurs informateurs clés et croisées par les experts DTM. Toutefois, les migrants adaptent leurs routes en fonction des opportunités et des contraintes qu’ils rencontrent tout au long de leur voyage. Les pays de destination ou de transit dans lesquels ils souhaitent se rendre peuvent souvent changer, ce qui complexifie l’évaluation systématique de leur mobilité à travers l’Afrique du Nord et de l’ouest.

02 Jun 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fighting in southeastern CAR displaces up to 100,000 people during May

  • WFP begins food airlifts to conflict affected Bangassou

  • Conflict resurfaces in Bria town during mid-May

  • Relief actors suspend and reduce operations in Ouham due to insecurity

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

02 Jun 2017 description

Faits saillants

  • Les opérations militaires actuellement en cours au Niger et au Nigeria s’accompagnent d’une recrudescence d’attaques et d’incursions d’éléments armés, occasionnant des incidents de protection.

  • Une hausse significative des incidents de protection et de violences basées sur le genre (VBG) rapportés par les partenaires a été observée en avril.