Lorsqu’une communauté est frappée par une catastrophe ou lorsqu’une crise survient, il faut réagir vite a fin de protéger ses moyens d’existence. Quand ceux-ci sont principalement agricoles, ce qui est le cas de 70 à 80 pour cent des personnes dans les pays en développement, c’est alors la survie même des populations qui est en jeu.
I am launching today, on behalf of the United Nations and hundreds of our humanitarian partners across the world, the Global Humanitarian Overview for 2017.
This appeal 2017, comprising strategic and coordinated response plans covering 33 countries, is calling for US$22.2 billion – the highest amount we have ever requested.
Insecurity increases population displacement, humanitarian needs in Greater Equatoria, Unity
Relief actors continue cholera response efforts across South Sudan
Ongoing conflict increases number of South Sudanese refugees
Violence, floods displace an estimated 19,000 people in Kaga-Bandoro
Response agencies address needs of populations affected by Bria clashes
Donors pledge nearly $2.3 billion for emergency and long-term activities in CAR; UN releases 2017 HNO
- 225.5 Mrequired for 2016
- 40.3 M contributions received, representing 18% of requirements
- 185.1 M funding gap for the Central African Republic Situation
DAR ES SALAAM – Ireland today provided the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) with a contribution of EUR 500,000 to support refugees hosted in Tanzania. With these funds, Ireland is helping WFP maintain its assistance operations for a quarter of a million refugees. The refugees, primarily from Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, are hosted by the Government of Tanzania at three camps in Kigoma Region in the west of Tanzania.
PEOPLE IN NEED IN 2016: 6.1M
PEOPLE TARGETED IN 2016: 5.1M
PEOPLE REACHED IN Q1 2016: 2.89 M
In the second quarter of 2016, the humanitarian situation in South Sudan remained critical, with the onset of the lean season, fighting and displacement in new locations, the spread of measles and the beginning of a cholera outbreak in June.
Violent protests broke out over the postponement of presidential polls between demonstrators and police forces on 19 & 20 September in Kinshasa. Opposition groups claimed that more than 50 people were killed, while the Government said 17 people died.
At least 680 civilians were killed in the 120 attacks in Beni territory since October 2014. Victims and witnesses described brutal attacks in which assailants methodically kill people with guns, axes and machetes. The actual number of victims could be much higher.
(Kinshasa, 29 novembre 2016) : Le Coordonnateur humanitaire en République Démocratique du Congo, Dr Mamadou Diallo, vient d’allouer 4 millions de dollars US du Fonds Humanitaire pour financer une assistance d’urgence aux populations victimes ou à risque de l’épidémie de choléra dans les provinces de l’Equateur, de la Tshopo, de la Mongala, du Mai-Ndombe, du Maniema et de Kinshasa.
INSIDE SOUTH SUDAN
260,453 Refugees in South Sudan
1,8 M IDPs in South Sudan, including 204,370 people in UNMISS Protection of Civilians site
US $276 million Funding requested for comprehensive needs in 2016
US $132 million Funding requested for priority needs in 2016
OUTSIDE SOUTH SUDAN
(Kinshasa/New York, 22 novembre) : Le Coordonnateur humanitaire en République Démocratique du Congo, Dr Mamadou Diallo, vient d’allouer trois enveloppes pour un total de 26 millions de dollars US via le Fonds Humanitaire afin de répondre aux besoins urgents de plus de 4 millions de personnes affectées par la crise humanitaire qui sévit dans l’Est du pays.
225.5 Mrequired for 2016
38.9 M contributions received, representing 17% of requirements
186.6 M funding gap for the Central African Republic Situation
To Walk the Earth in Safety 2016: U.S. Global Leadership in Landmine Clearance and Conventional Weapons Destruction
Office of the Spokesperson
November 17, 2016
Education is lifesaving. Education is crucial for both the protection and development of girls and boys affected by crises. It can restore a sense of normalcy and safety and provide them with important life skills. It is also one of the best tools to invest in their long-term future and in the peace, stability and economic growth of their countries.
The Commission currently dedicates over 4% of the EU's overall humanitarian budget to education in emergencies, one of the most underfunded sectors of humanitarian aid.
Voluntary returns to Mali facilitated since January 2016
New arrivals from Mali in 2016
Malian refugees with specific needs (as of 1 November 2016)
Malian households in Mbera camp (as of 1 November 2016)
of potable water available per person per day
USD 19.4 M
Requested for the operation