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27 Jul 2015 description

NAIROBI -- In remarks made during the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit, President Barack Obama announced that the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government’s development finance institution, plans to join Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women and International Finance Corporation (IFC) in the Women Entrepreneurs Opportunity Facility (WEOF). As part of the planned commitment, OPIC intends to finance up to $100 million in new projects under the facility.

27 Jul 2015 description

Highlights

The situation in Burundi remains volatile after Presidential elections were held on 21 July. The mission of the East African Community’s (EAC) lead mediator, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and that of his Defense Minister, Crispus Kiyonga, did not yield concrete results before elections. There remain continued reports of heavy military presence in Bujumbura as well as tight security outside of the capital as the country awaits election results.

25 Jul 2015 description

**Remise officielle par l'OMS des équipements & matériels pour le renforcement de la surveillance de la polio dans la Province de l'Equateur, grâce au financement fourni par la Coopération canadienne de MAECD-Développement **

24 Jul 2015 description

Le Programme d'Appui à l'Enseignement Technique et la Formation Professionnelle au Kasaï-Oriental (EDUKOR) a appuyé les inspecteurs de l'Enseignement Technique et Professionnel en matériel roulant. 10 motos ont été remises à la Province Educationnelle Kasaï-Oriental 1 . Objectif : faciliter la mobilité aux inspecteurs qui éprouvent des difficultés à accomplir leur mission de contrôle, de formation et d'évaluation des établissements de leur ressort.

23 Jul 2015 description

Congolese lives are saved as the Government of Japan and Norwegian People's Aid successfully clears 450 explosive items in Kapanga Territory.

23 Jul 2015 description

Highlights

  • Following political unrest in Burundi, thousands are fleeing to neighbouring countries.

  • As of 19 July 13,584 Burundian refugees have been registered in DRC. The majority are in South Kivu, approximately 500 are in Katanga province, and just over 60 are in Maniema province.

17 Jul 2015 description

In the month of June, new refugees have been registered in the neighbouring countries DRC and the Republic of the Congo (RoC), amounting to a total of 465,208.

The situation of internal displacement has seen a 6% decrease in the number of IDPs (399,268). However the humanitarian situation remains almost unchanged and the Central African population is still facing significant challenges as political transition continues.

16 Jul 2015 description
report UN News Service

16 juillet 2015 – L'Union européenne et l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (FAO) ont lancé un nouveau partenariat visant à renforcer la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle, l'agriculture durable et la résilience dans au moins 35 pays.

16 Jul 2015 description

Aide aux pays partenaires et aux organismes régionaux pour élaborer des politiques plus énergiques

16 juillet 2015, Addis-Abeba – L'Union européenne et la FAO ont lancé un nouveau partenariat visant à renforcer la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle, l'agriculture durable et la résilience dans au moins 35 pays*.

16 Jul 2015 description

Highlights

  • Following political unrest in Burundi, thousands are fleeing to neighbouring countries.

  • As of 15 July 13,423 Burundian refugees have been registered in DRC. The majority are in South Kivu, approximately 500 are in Katanga province, and just over 60 are in Maniema province.

Situation Update

  • Close to 7,000 refugees are residing in the Lusenda camp and 6,000 are living with host families. The rest are in transit centres and other temporary sites.

16 Jul 2015 description

Partner countries and regional bodies will receive support to develop stronger policies in these crucial sectors

16 July 2015, Addis Ababa - The European Union and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have launched a new partnership agreement to boost food and nutrition security, sustainable agriculture and resilience in at least 35 countries*.

14 Jul 2015 description
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3 juillet 2015 – Dans de la cadre de la troisième Conférence internationale sur le financement du développement à Addis-Abeba, en Ethiopie, le Secrétaire général de l'ONU, Ban Ki-moon, a annoncé lundi le lancement d'un nouveau mécanisme de financement des initiatives visant à mettre fin à la mortalité maternelle et infantile d'ici 2030.

14 Jul 2015 description
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13 July 2015 – The United Nations and its partners today launched a new initiative to help end maternal and child mortality by 2030, as they gathered in Addis Ababa for the Third International Conference on Financing for Development.

The Global Financing Facility (GFF) will support Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's Global Strategy for Women's, Children's and Adolescents' Health and the Sustainable Development Goals that world leaders are expected to adopt in September.

10 Jul 2015 description

Walikalé (Nord-Kivu), le 09 juillet 2015 : Au cours d’une mission conjointe, le PNUD-RDC et KOICA (Agence coréenne de Coopération internationale) ont visité les réalisations et infrastructures construites par le PNUD-RDC dans le cadre du projet Relèvement communautaire et Consolidation de la paix dans le Nord-Kivu, financé par KOICA, dans les territoires de Walikalé et du Masisi. Le projet s’est terminé le 30 juin 2015. Les populations bénéficient donc à présent, d’un centre de formation professionnelle et d’un marché rural, entièrement fonctionnels.

10 Jul 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The situation in Burundi continues to deteriorate with reports of continued violence and intimidation against the population. Opposition groups have already declared that they will not recognize the government resulting from presidential elections due to take place on 15 July.

10 Jul 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

Population of concern

A total of 34,027 people of concern

Funding

USD 20,567,209 requested

09 Jul 2015 description

Highlights

  • Following political unrest in Burundi thousands are fleeing to neighbouring countries.

  • Between 27 and 29 June a new influx of approximately 1,500 Burundian refugees fled into DRC.

Situation Update

  • As of 30 June 11,652 Burundian refugees have been registered in the South Kivu province; 485 in Katanga; and 61 in Maniema.