Contributions

Maps and updates related to this term.

2,153 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
28 Apr 2016 description

Executive summary

Since its inception ten years ago, the DRC Humanitarian Fund (DRC HF) has mobilized nearly $925 million and allocated more than $893 million through 1,250 projects.

27 Apr 2016 description

Humanitarian situation

Key messages

  • The number of forcibly displaced people (refugees and internally displaced people) has continued to rise alarmingly in 2015 and 2016, calling for increased humanitarian assistance worldwide.

26 Apr 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Clashes in North Kivu affect at least 45,000 IDPs

  • UN extends MONUSCO’s mandate through March 2017

  • USAID/OFDA support improves relief actors’ operational security

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

25 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • WFP’s main priority is to provide food assistance to refugees and build national capacity to design and manage home-grown hunger solutions.

  • Sufficient resources are needed to feed the growing number of refugees in camps and to treat and prevent malnutrition among children, pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.

  • School feeding in camps and in food insecure districts ensures children getting meals, maintains attendance and reduces dropouts.

25 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • The protracted relief and recovery operation (PRRO) is facing serious resource shortfalls. Food assistance for assets and food for training activities have been suspended because of limited funding. WFP requires immediate contributions to meet the needs of vulnerable people in Burundi.

  • The current political instability, economic decline and El Nino-related flooding continues to have a significant impact on humanitarian needs within the country.

24 Apr 2016 description
report AlertNet

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:41 GMT
Author: Kieran Guilbert

DAKAR, April 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday signed a landmark $200 million deal with donors to tackle deforestation and reduce carbon emissions as part of a wider plan to protect the tropical forests of the Congo Basin.

Read the full article on AlertNet

22 Apr 2016 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

Début février, le Coordonnateur Humanitaire a alloué US$ 960 000 au Programme Alimentaire Mondial pour les besoins alimentaires d’urgence des personnes déplacées, retournées et des familles d’accueil vulnérables dans la zone de Miriki au Nord Kivu.
Entre janvier et mars 2016 et sur financement du Fonds Humanitaire :

  • 613 305 repas chauds ont été préparés et distribués à 3 245 réfugiés centrafricains nouvellement arrivés dans les centres de transit du Nord et Sud Ubangi ;

22 Apr 2016 description

Un accord important entre l’Initiative pour la forêt de l’Afrique centrale et la République démocratique du Congo établit des pratiques optimales visant à prévenir la déforestation et à assurer le développement durable

22 Apr 2016 description
file preview
Communiqué de presse - Décision Première Urgence, Assistance humanitaire aux populations victimes des inondations en RDC

Kinshasa, le 21 avril 2016 – Le Coordonnateur Humanitaire, Dr Mamadou Diallo vient d’allouer deux millions de dollars américains du Fonds Humanitaire pour faire face aux conséquences des inondations dans les provinces de la Tshopo, de la Mongala et de l’Equateur. « L’objectif est de pouvoir assister les ménages les plus vulnérables qui sont victimes des inondations et les aider à lutter contre les risques de choléra » a déclaré Dr Diallo.

20 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • The School Feeding Programme faces critical shortfalls from May 2016 onwards.

  • In March, food assistance was provided for 14,389 CAR refugees.

  • In March, food assistance was also provided for 3,296 DRC refugees.

19 Apr 2016 description

Key Messages - The chronic and complex humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) persists. At least 40 armed groups continue to commit human rights abuses in the eastern provinces of the country. - Almost 3 million people have been displaced within the DRC since 2009. Armed groups continue to cause displacements in the eastern DRC.

19 Apr 2016 description

The activities proposed hereafter are still subject to the adoption of the financing decision ECHO/WWD/ BUD/2016/91000

AMOUNT: EUR 13 435 000

18 Apr 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • 22,376 refugee children in Nakivale and Oruchinga settlements were reached through the UNICEF, District Local Government and Ministry of Health supported vaccination campaigns.

  • 1,645 ECD going children have benefited from the construction of 12 ECD classroom blocks, with support from UNICEF in Nakivale, the Burundi hosting refugee settlement.