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25 Aug 2016 description

Highlights

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

  • Sufficient resources are needed to provide food assistance to 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 are getting meals, maintaining attendance and reduces dropouts.

19 Aug 2016 description
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Background

  1. The African Public Health Emergency Fund (APHEF or the Fund) was established by the Regional Committee in 2012 with the aim of providing catalytic resources for initiating timely responses to public health emergencies. Ever since, commitments have been made at every subsequent Regional Committee session to improve the functionality of this solidarity fund.

18 Aug 2016 description

Le coordonnateur des secours d’urgence a décidé d’allouer 50 millions de dollars du Fonds central pour les interventions d’urgence (CERF) afin d’aider deux millions de personnes vivant dans six pays victimes de crises oubliées. Les fonds alloués permettront de maintenir des secours d’urgence essentiels là où les besoins sont critiques et les ressources insuffisantes :

  • Au Yémen où sévit une grave crise humanitaire, et où plus de personnes sont dans le besoin que partout ailleurs (13 millions de personnes).

16 Aug 2016 description

(New York, 16 August 2016) Today, the Emergency Relief Coordinator, Stephen O’Brien, released US$50 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for severely underfunded aid operations in six neglected emergencies. The funds will provide life-saving assistance for two million people in dire humanitarian need, including 200,000 refugees, 665,000 internally displaced persons, 170,000 returnees and 530,000 people in host communities. “This funding is a lifeline for the world's most vulnerable people caught up in forgotten crises,” said USG O’Brien.

16 Aug 2016 description

Les violences sexuelles et basées sur le genre demeurent une des questions majeures pour la protection des civils.
Mais la prise en charge souffre d’un manque d’acteurs et de financement.

159 cas de violences sexuelles et basées sur le genre (SGBV) enregistrés entre janvier et mai 2016. La majorité des cas dans les zones rurales n’est pas connue.

15 Aug 2016 description

The Emergency Relief Coordinator has approved $50 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) during the 2016 second underfunded emergencies allocation round to assist about 2 million people in neglected crises in six countries. The funds will sustain life-saving relief in emergencies where human suffering is alarmingly high, but available resources are critically low. The funding will address three humanitarian priorities:

12 Aug 2016 description

Democratic Republic of the Congo - USAID’s Office for Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) has confirmed a new contribution of USD 2.3 million to strengthen IOM’s assistance to conflict-affected internally displaced persons (IDPs) in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

12 Aug 2016 description
report Caritas

Libenge, le 29 juillet 2016 (caritasdev.cd) : Le projet d’appui multisectoriel aux réfugiés centrafricains et communautés d’accueil dans les Territoires de Libenge, Zongo, Mobayi-Mbongo et Bosobolo, dans l’ex-province de l’Equateur en RD Congo, a été récemment lancé à Libenge par une équipe de Caritas Congo Asbl. Le lancement de ce projet, qui en est à sa 3ème phase, fait suite à une planification opérationnelle des activités.

10 Aug 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

10 AOÛT 2016 par GIULIA RINDI

Faites le point sur la situation humanitaire en RDC : Retrouvez l’essentiel de la situation politique, humanitaire et sécuritaire ainsi que les derniers chiffres clefs et actions menées par l’UNICEF et ses partenaires.

10 Aug 2016 description

Funding level

RRP requirements: $345,705,556

Funding received: $78,090,101

% funded: 23%

10 Aug 2016 description

57.9 M required for 2016 including special situations

16.6 M contributions received, representing 29% of requirements

41.3 M overall funding gap for Central African Republic

10 Aug 2016 description

Key Figures

273,957 New Burundian refugees in asylum countries since April 2015 as of 30 June 2016.

Funding

USD 180.6 million requested for the situation through UNHCR's Supplementary Appeal (January-December 2016)

10 Aug 2016 description

180.6 M required for 2016

51.8 M contributions received, representing 29% of requirements

128.8 M funding gap for the Burundi Situation

09 Aug 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • UN records 325 security incidents in CAR between January and June

  • UNSC extends MINUSCA mandate through November 2017

  • USAID/OFDA-supported RRM delivers emergency relief commodities to more than 12,800 people in June

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

09 Aug 2016 description

APERÇU DE LA SITUATION

La détérioration sécuritaire dans plusieurs territoires et le démantèlement forcé des camps/sites de déplacés a suscité de nouveaux mouvements de population ainsi que la destruction ou la perte massive des biens et services de base.

06 Aug 2016 description

With support from Japan

5 August 2016 -- An outbreak of yellow fever has spread across Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), causing more than 5600 suspected cases of the deadly mosquito-borne disease.

Fortunately, providing protection against yellow fever is possible, thanks to an existing vaccine. The Ministries of Health of both Angola and DRC, with support from the World Health Organization and partners, are holding mass vaccination campaigns to safeguard at-risk communities and put a stop to the spread of the disease.