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15 Apr 2015 description

Cabinda - The chairperson of the Angolan community in the departments (provinces) of the Republic of the Congo (Pointe-Noire and Kouilou), Gabriela Pucuta, reported that there are in Pointe-Noire city, many Angolans interested in returning to the country.

Gabriela Pucuta, who was speaking to ANGOP in the city of Pointe-Noire, indicated that they have transmitted to Angolan residents in these departments that there is no more reason to remain in poor living conditions, because the country is growing and needs all for its development.

13 Apr 2015 description

2.7 million people are still in need based on 2015’s humanitarian Strategic Response Plan for the Central African Republic. The relative severity requirement by sub-prefecture shows that the humanitarian situation one year after the outbreak of the crisis is still important and continuing to be despite the progress of humanitarian actors deployment on the field and sectoral response already made over of 2014.

12 Apr 2015 description
report IRIN

BAORO, 9 avril 2015 (IRIN) - La salle était comble. Tout le monde voulait parler, ce qui n’est pas surprenant après des années d’un conflit ethnique et religieux qui a fait des milliers de morts en République centrafricaine (RCA).

Après avoir été ignorés toute leur vie, les citoyens ordinaires de la RCA ont finalement eu la parole et profité de cette occasion unique de dire ses quatre vérités au pouvoir en place.

10 Apr 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • On 3 April, UNHCR assisted in the relocation of 13 IDPs from Yaloke enclave in the Central African Republic under the family reunification process. Through this process, UNHCR has assisted 20 IDPs from Yaloke to relocate to Cameroon since 4 March. Several other IDPs in the Yaloke have departed on their own accord on board of commercial trucks escorted by MINUSCA along the Bangui-Garoua Boulai supply route to Cameroon. UNHCR, with the support of MINUSCA, will continue with the family reunification process.

08 Apr 2015 description
report IRIN

BAORO, 8 April 2015 (IRIN) - The room was packed. Everyone wanted to speak: unsurprising after years of conflict that has claimed thousands of lives and seen the Central African Republic riven by ethnic and religious cleansing.

After a lifetime of being ignored, the ordinary people of CAR are finally having their say, taking advantage of a unique opportunity to speak truth to power.

07 Apr 2015 description

Brazzaville, Congo (CONGOSITE) – Le ministre de la Santé et de la Population, François Ibovi, a indiqué, le 3 avril dernier à Brazzaville, que 652 cas de rougeole ont été notifiés, dont 24 décès déclarés. Les départements concernés sont : Pointe-Noire, le Kouilou, le Niari, la Lékoumou, le Pool et la Likouala.

04 Apr 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

Situation in numbers

2.4 MILLION CHILDREN AFFECTED IN CAR OUT OF 4.8 MILLION

891,434 TOTAL INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS (IDPS) AND REFUGEES IN NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES

436,300 PEOPLE INTERNALLY DISPLACED IN CAR

455,134 TOTAL REFUGEES FROM CAR IN CAMEROON, CHAD, DRC AND CONGO

215,735 NEW CAR REFUGEES SINCE DECEMBER 2013

01 Apr 2015 description

By Mireille Le-Ngoc On February 6th, 2015, the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) about the collaboration between the two institutions in different areas.

27 Mar 2015 description

Total CAR refugees in neighbouring countries 455,134 of which since Dec. 2013 215,735

Total population of concern (IDPs in CAR + Refugees in neighbouring countries) 891,390

20 Mar 2015 description

Situation update

WFP’s new C.A.R. Regional Emergency Operation (EMOP) 200799 began on 1 January 2015 in response to another wave of insecurity and further displacement of populations. The operation ensures that WFP meets immediate food security needs of vulnerable populations in conflictaffected communities, sites of displacement and refuge, and refugee/returnee receiving areas. In February, under the EMOP, WFP reached some 626,000 beneficiaries in Cameroon, C.A.R., Chad, DRC and RoC.

17 Mar 2015 description

Début 2015, de nombreux centrafricains, congolais, ivoiriens, tchadiens, togolais et burkinabais sont toujours réfugiés à Bamako et à Faragouaran où ils demeurent dans une situation précaire. ACTED, avec le soutien du HCR, s’engage aux côtés de ces populations vulnérables pour leur garantir un accès aux services de base, mais aussi pour renforcer leur autonomie.

15 Mar 2015 description

Brazzaville, (CONGOSITE) - La représentante de l’Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) au Congo, Fatoumata Binta Tidiane Diallo a remis le 12 mars à Brazzaville, un don destiné à la prise en charge des réfugiés centrafricains installés dans le département de la Likouala. Estimé à plus de 90 millions FCFA, le don a été réceptionné par la ministre des affaires sociales, de l’action humanitaire et de la solidarité, Émilienne Raoul.

13 Mar 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fifteen UN Security Council ambassadors undertake mid-March assessment trip to CAR

  • Between 3,000 and 4,000 residents of Ouaka Prefecture’s Grimari town flee recent clashes and require humanitarian assistance

  • High levels of food insecurity are expected to persist through the end of the upcoming lean season in August

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