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28 Jan 2015 description

L’initiative 4R, mise en place par le PAM et Oxfam, vise à aider les communautés à faire face au changement climatique et aux catastrophes. Rencontre avec Fatou Ba et son mari qui participe au projet au Sénégal.

Fatou Ba a 22 ans, elle est mère de 4 enfants et vit avec sa famille dans le petit village de Koundiaw Souare à 100 kilomètres de la ville de Tambacounda au Sénégal.

« Mon mari est un paysan ; mais lorsque la récolte n’est pas bonne comme cette année, il nourrit sa famille grâce à la vente du bois de chauffage. »

28 Jan 2015 description

76% of the schools that were functional before the crisis are functional in the three regions of northern Mali as of December 2014 (back to school data for 2014-2015 school year). More than 300 schools are still closed in the regions of Gao, Kidal, Mopti, and Timbuktu, the consequences of which imply internal displacement within the North and the overcrowding of classrooms, deteriorating the quality of teaching and learning. Data on (non)functional schools is in constant flux due to population movements, occupation of schools, and general insecurity.

28 Jan 2015 description

76% des écoles fonctionnelle avant la crise) sont actuellement fonctionnelles dans les trois régions au nord du Mali depuis la rentrée scolaire d’octobre 2014. Étant donné que plus 300 écoles sont encore fermées dans les régions de Gao, Kidal, Mopti, et Tombouctou, qui pourrait impliquer le déplacement interne au Nord et des effectifs pléthoriques dans les salles de classe, détériorant la qualité de l’enseignement et l’apprentissage.

28 Jan 2015 description

28/01/2015 - 14:32 GMT

Une attaque lancée dans la nuit de mardi à mercredi près de Tabankort, dans le nord du Mali, par un groupe armé progouvernemental contre des rebelles a fait une dizaine de morts, dont plusieurs kamikazes, a-t-on appris de sources concordantes.

Il s'agit du dernier incident en date dans la région de Tabankort entre groupes rebelles à dominante touareg et arabe, regroupés au sein d'une Coordination des mouvements de l'Azawad (CMA), et combattants loyalistes du Gatia (Groupe autodéfense touareg Imghad et alliés).

28 Jan 2015 description

1/28/2015 - 13:52 GMT |

by Serge DANIEL

An attack overnight in northern Mali by a pro-government armed group including suicide bombers killed a dozen people, security sources said Wednesday.

"GATIA fighters, accompanied by suicide bombers, attacked a rebel Tuareg and anti-government Arab position in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday near the town of Tabankort. There were a dozen deaths in total," a Western military source told AFP.

"The situation is very volatile, and it is essential to calm the situation," added the source.

28 Jan 2015 description

Highlights

2 Community peace halls were donated to refugee host communities

150 Refugees graduate from livelihood programs at two camps

1,120 Refugees receive health education on HIV/AIDS and other topics

4,404 Primary and pre -primary children received learning materials for use at home

27 Jan 2015 description

The African Development Bank Group is firmly committed to ensuring food security in the Sahel region, especially in Niger, to strengthen the resilience of vulnerable populations in this region.

On Tuesday, January 27, 2015, the Bank and the Government of Niger signed two agreements at the Bank's Abidjan headquarters. The first signature was for $42 million – $21 million in loans and $21 million as a grant. The second agreement relates to a grant equivalent of approximately $19.2 million.

27 Jan 2015 description

Le Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) montre son engagement à assurer la sécurité alimentaire dans la région du Sahel en vue de renforcer la résilience des populations vulnérables dans cette région, notamment au Niger, en allouant 61 millions de dollars à ce pays.

27 Jan 2015 description

Snapshot 21-27 January

Nigeria: Boko Haram attacks continue, with Borno state capital Maiduguri and nearby military bases targeted on 25 January. Security forces pushed BH back from Maiduguri, but further attacks are expected. BH also raided villages in Michika local government area, Adamawa state. There are reports that BH has forbidden the use of vehicles in areas under its control.

27 Jan 2015 description

Bamako, Mali | AFP | mardi 1/27/2015 - 13:39 GMT

Trois personnes ont été tuées mardi à Gao, dans le nord du Mali, pendant une manifestation contre la Mission de l'ONU au Mali (Minusma), accusée de tenter d'affaiblir des groupes armés soutenant le gouvernement contre les rebelles, a appris l'AFP de sources concordantes.

27 Jan 2015 description

Bamako, Mali | AFP | Tuesday 27/1/2015 - 13:27 GMT

Three people were killed in northern Mali on Tuesday as thousands rallied against the United Nations military mission in the restive west African nation, government and hospital sources said.

"Here in the morgue in Gao we have at least three dead protesters, some killed by gunshot wounds... There are also several serious injuries," a hospital official told AFP.

26 Jan 2015 description

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Irregular rains affected crops and pasture in 2014

  • Humanitarian assistance continues to be needed, including for Malian refugees

Cereal production affected by irregular rains

26 Jan 2015 description
report African Union

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 24 January 2015: “The implementation of the Africa’s Disaster Risk Reduction adopted in 2004, has led not only to a paradigm shift from crises management to risk management, but also increased awareness, political commitment and strengthened institutional, legislative, and policy frameworks, capacities, tools and mechanisms for Disaster Risk Management, including early warning and disaster preparedness for response.”

23 Jan 2015 description
report DanChurchAid

Feeling insecure is a feeling that Fatoumata Maiga knows all too well. Today the 25 year old mother works to increase security for the people in central Mali

The bus left Sévaré in central Mali around noon, but already near a small town just 25 km. away it was stopped by armed security forces. The authorities had forbidden men in that area from travelling with public transport to the capital, Bamako, so there were almost only women and children on the bus, but also one single man had tried to escape Sévaré.

23 Jan 2015 description

Alger, Algérie | AFP | vendredi 23/01/2015 - 14:41 GMT | 331 mots

Le processus de paix au Mali "est en péril" en raison de la situation à Tabankort, dans le nord du pays, ont estimé vendredi l'Algérie et l'Onu qui conduisent une médiation entre le gouvernement de Bamako et des groupes rebelles.

Des accrochages ont opposé des groupes armés dans cette zone, où l'ONU a détruit mardi un véhicule rebelle, accusé d'avoir tiré sur des Casques bleus.