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02 May 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • UNICEF and its partners are providing multi-sectoral assistance in 32 internally displaced peoples’ sites and in 70 host villages of the Lake region.

  • As of 29 February 2016, 19,526 children have been admitted for treatment for severe acute malnutrition across the country.

  • 32,500 displaced persons now have access to safe drinking water in the Lake Region thanks to UNICEF interventions.

25 Apr 2016 description

DONNEES CLEES

169,970 Personnes Déplacées Internes.
72,727* Réfugiés vérifiés et préenregistrés par le HCR depuis Mai 2013.
56,875 Réfugiés vivant au camp de Minawao.
4,404 Nouveaux arrivés enregistrés par le HCR depuis Janvier 2016.

*Ce chiffre comprend 15 852 réfugiés identifiés hors camp à l’issue de l’exercice de profilage.

FINANCEMENT

USD 56, 361,252 Requis par les agences et les partenaires pour couvrir l’ensemble des besoins dans le cadre du « 2015 Refugee Response Plan »

12 Apr 2016 description

Iraq: The humanitarian situation in besieged Fallujah continues to deteriorate. Supply lines have been cut off since December, when government forces surrounded the city. Islamic State is reportedly preventing people from leaving. Prices of basic food stuffs are 500% above December prices for the third consecutive month. Acute shortages of food, medicine and fuel, as well as cases of starvation and suicide, have been reported.

05 Apr 2016 description
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Summary Table of Funding Requirements

Foreward

In 2016 over 125 million people living in crisis-affected countries are in need of humanitarian assistance. The humanitarian community is committed to providing aid to over 87 million of those in need. The risks to health posed by humanitarian emergencies are at an all-time high. Developments such as climate change, urbanization, population growth and worsening civil conflict are increasing the frequency and severity of many types of emergencies. Attacks on health workers and health facilities are also on the rise.

30 Mar 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights:

  • According to Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) survey conducted by IOM, the total number of Internal Displaced Persons located in the Far North region is 169,970 from which 137,715 are displaced for security reasons. Compared to the DTM survey of November 2015, this represents an additional caseload of more than 28,000 persons.

  • So far in 2016, 454 unaccompanied and separated children (out of 4,650 expected children) are receiving interim care and follow-up through UNICEF support.

29 Mar 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Although the security situation remains volatile in the Lake region, there were no major displacements of people during the reporting period.

  • Three Health Districts are currently experiencing measles outbreaks in the country. UNICEF staff are providing technical and logistical support to the Government and partners in the response to the epidemic.

07 Mar 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Chad has a prevalence of Global Acute Malnutrition among children aged 6 to 59 months of 11.7% and an estimated target Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) caseload of 176,900 for 2016 (November 2015 SMART Nutrition Survey).

08 Feb 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

Humanitarian Context

• Due to the security situation, humanitarian access to people in need remains highly difficult in the Far North Region and in some areas close to the border with Central Africa Republic. This results in difficulties for UNICEF and humanitarians partners to procure assistance to people in need.

27 Jan 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Regional Office 2016 Requirements: US$20,026,000

27 Jan 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Total affected population: 2 million
Total affected children (under 18): 1.1 million
Total people to be reached in 2016: 1 million
Total children to be reached in 2016: 800,000

2016 programme targets

Nutrition

  • 400,794 children under 5 years suffering from SAM admitted into therapeutic feeding programmes

  • 183,615 children aged 6 to 59 months in Diffa Region received vitamin A supplementation every semester Health

27 Jan 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Total affected population: 3.9 million
Total affected children: 2.2 million
Total people to be reached in 2016: 1.7 million
Total children to be reached in 2016: 1 million

2016 programme targets

Nutrition

  • 176,900 children aged 6 to 59 months affected by SAM admitted for treatment - 140,000 children received vitamin A supplementation and deworming

Health

26 Jan 2016 description

APERÇU DE LA CRISE

Le Cameroun fait face à trois crises simultanées avec des effets conjugués. Le conflit au Nigeria et les violences au Cameroun ont causé des déplacements massifs des réfugiés et des Camerounais à l’Extrême-Nord. La détérioration importante du contexte socio-économique et sécuritaire a augmenté l’insécurité alimentaire, la malnutrition et la vulnerabilité aux épidémies. Le conflit en République Centrafricaine a deplacé des milliers denréfugiés dans les régions de l’est.

23 Jan 2016 description
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Plan de Réponse Humanitaire (HRP)
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Résumé du Plan de Réponse Humanitaire (HRP)

APERÇU DE LA CRISE

Quatre crises majeures affectent directement 3,9 millions de personnes au Tchad parmi lesquelles 2,3 millions ont besoin d’une assistance humanitaire, dont plus de la moitié de femmes.

Crise alimentaire et nutritionnelle

21 Jan 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• As of December 2015, an estimated 51,999 people are internally displaced by violence in the Lake region (85 sites assessed out of 132 targeted). More than 63% are children, and 51% are women. The situation remains volatile, with new displacements continuing to take place on a regular basis.

18 Jan 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Le contexte de la région du Lac reste marqué par l’insecurité, avec cinq attaques rapportées depuis la fin de l’année 2015, dont certaines ont fait des victimes civiles : le 21 décembre à Iga près de Bol (deux morts), et le 27 décembre à Kolom à 35 km de Baga-Sola (3 morts).

  • Une mission conjointe (OCHA, UNICEF, HCR, OIM, UNDSS, Croix Rouge Tchadienne, Help Tchad) a eu lieu le 21 décembre sur l’axe MeliaBol sur un site spontané à 2 km de la localité de Mar, accueillant environ 3 000 déplacés en attente d’assistance.

18 Jan 2016 description

Highlights

  • Insecurity is still affecting the Lac region, with five attacks reported since the end of the year 2015. Some caused civilian casualties: on 21 December in Iga near Bol (two killed), and on 27 December in Kolom, 35 km from Baga-Sola (3 killed).

  • A joint mission (OCHA, UNICEF, HCR, IOM, UNDSS, Chadian Red Cross, Help Tchad) took place on 21 December in a spontaneous site located on the Melia-Bol road, hosting some 3,000 displaced people in need of assistance.

05 Jan 2016 description
report UN Population Fund

Avec l'appui financier de l'UNFPA, le Centre de Support en Santé International a réalisé une enquête auprès des « fonctionnaires de la rue de 40 » dans le 1er, 7ième et 9ième Arrondissements de la ville de N'Djamena. L'objectif principal de l'étude était d'identifier les connaissances, aptitudes et pratiques (CAP) de ces jeunes gens en matière de santé de la reproduction.

05 Jan 2016 description

Niger consistently ranks at or near the bottom of the United Nations Development Program’s Human Development Index. Chronic food insecurity and infectious disease have resulted in some of the highest rates of malnutrition and mortality in the world. Over forty percent of children under five are chronically malnourished and the rates of acute malnutrition are well beyond the threshold for public health emergencies. In addition, Niger has the highest fertility rate in the world.