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IOM Chad Influx from the Central African Republic (CAR) Update, 9 - 18 April 2014

HIGHLIGHTS:

 IOM has deployed a team including a Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM) Specialist to train staff in the transit sites in Moundou, Doba, Sarh, Sido and Mbitoye in Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) and other CCCM information management tools.

International Organization for Migration:

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Millions of children to be vaccinated against polio in Chad

By Nadim Boughanmi

N’Djamena, 16th April 2014 – This year’s second national immunization campaign against polio was launched Friday in the capital city of N’Djamena by Chadian health authorities, alongside representatives of lead UN operating agencies UNICEF and WHO. International funding partners such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation were also present at the launch.

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Central African Republic Regional Response Plan January - December 2014

This regional inter-agency appeal aims at mobilizing the emergency response for the influx of refugees from the Central African Republic (CAR) since December 2013 to the Republics of Cameroon and Chad, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Republic of Congo (RoC).
Immediate priorities to support the preservation of lives include the provision of food, individual and family protection, health and nutrition, water and sanitation and shelter.

International Organization for Migration:

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Japanese Government supports UNICEF’s humanitarian efforts in Chad

The Government of Japan granted UNICEF US$ 6.2m to support humanitarian efforts in Chad

N’Djamena (CHAD), 7th April 2014 – The Government of Japan granted UNICEF a significant new funding to support humanitarian efforts in Chad. The funding comes at the time the Chadian Government and partners, among which UNICEF, are responding to urgent humanitarian needs of over 90,000 Chadian returnees and CAR refugees who fled violence in CAR to take refuge in southern and eastern Chad.

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Chad: Migrants from Central African Republic Situation Report No. 3 (as of 30 March 2014)

Highlights:

  • With the end of the evacuations by air and road, the arrival of Chadian migrants, refugees from the Central African Republic (CAR) and Third country nationals (TCNs) has significantly decreased.

  • More than 92,000 Chadian migrants, refugees and TCNs were registered by International Organization for Migration (IOM) at entry points as of 30 March 2014. Arrivals continue at the border in the south of Chad, although reception capacities of transit sites are limited.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Aid worker diary: Seeking safety from the violence of the Central African Republic

Tens of thousands of people have fled violence in the Central African Republic for the relative safety of Chad. Many are now living in massive transit centres.

Months of violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) has forced hundreds of thousands of people to flee their homes. Over 90,000 people have crossed into Chad where they have found support from local authorities and aid groups in a series of transit centres. Last month, the UN Central Emergency Response Fund released US$3.2 million to help aid groups provide these people with basic, critical support.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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The Joy of Clean Water in One Village

Report
World Concern

For the first time ever in its 40-year existence, the village of Maramara has clean water.

Life in Eastern Chad has been a constant struggle. Water is scarce in the parched Sahel desert. Most of the region was destroyed during the Darfur conflict, causing communities like Maramara to have to fight even harder to survive.

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Tchad : Retournés de la RCA Rapport de situation no 03 (30/03/2014)

Faits saillants

 Avec l’arret des évacuations, par avion et par route à la mi-février, les arrivées des migrants tchadiens et des réfugiés de la RCA se sont réduites au sud du pays.

 Plus de 92 000 migrants tchadiens, réfugiés et ressortissants de pays tiers ont été enregistrés par l'OIM aux points d’entrée a la date du 30 mars 2014. Les arrivées continuent au sud alors que les capacités d’accueil sont limitées dans ces centres.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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IOM Chad Influx from the Central African Republic (CAR) Update, 20 March 2014

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 604 Chadian migrants and 57 Sudanese TCNs that were stranded at the CAR/Cameroon border have arrived in Moundou with the second road convoy on 17 March. This makes the total num-ber of migrants transported by IOM from Came-roon to Chad approx 1,500 since this operation started.

  • Since the fourth week of December 2013, 88,117 evacuees who came from the CAR have been registered upon their arrival in Chad.

  • 16,787 evacuees arrived in N’Djamena, while 71,330 evacuees arrived in the south of Chad.

International Organization for Migration:

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L’OIM rapatrie des migrants fuyant la RCA depuis le Cameroun vers le Tchad

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International Organization for Migration:

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“What’s happening right now in southern Chad is unacceptable,” - MSF head of Mission in Chad, Sarah Chateau

Bitoye - MSF has been in Bitoye for the past three weeks, setting up a primary health facility in the small town of 10,000 which has seen its population double due to the influx of refugees. With approximately one hundred consultations per day – mostly women and children - MSF’s waiting room is never empty.

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IOM returns migrants fleeing CAR from Cameroon to Chad

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Qatar Charity Delegation Meets Officials and Distributes Aid in Chad

Report
Qatar Charity

A humanitarian delegation from Qatar Charity completed its field program in the Republic of Chad, visiting the ministry of social affairs and the Embassy of Qatar in N’Djamena. The delegation announced the launch of its humanitarian project, which has provided relief aid to more than 1,000 refugee families from the Central African Republic on the Chadian borders. This is the first stage of a project worth up to half a million Qatari Riyals.

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Briefing on the status of implementation of the June 2011 Action Plan on children associated with armed forces and groups and its 10-Point Roadmap

In 2013, the deployment of Chadian troops to Mali triggered intense international and national efforts to expedite the implementation of the Action Plan on children associated with armed forces and groups (the Action Plan). As a result, since May 2013 a significant number of reforms to end and prevent child recruitment in Chad have been implemented or initiated, including the criminalisation of child recruitment and use in hostilities in Chadian law.

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Chad Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 01 | January - February 2014

In some areas, crop production is expected to drop by half due to lack of rain. The recent arrival of over 76,000 people from CAR puts additional pressure on the resources.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Tchad Bulletin Humanitaire Numéro 01 | janvier - février 2014

Faits saillants:

  • Plus de 80 000 personnes ont fui les violences en RCA et sont arrivées au Tchad depuis décembre 2013.

  • La Communauté humanitaire et le gouvernement tchadien fournissent de l’aide vitale à ces personnes arrivées.

  • Le CERF a alloué environ 4,2 million dollars sous la fenêtre Réponse Rapide au Tchad pour répondre aux besoins des arrivés.

  • Plus de 1,7 million de personnes vont être touchées par l'insécurité alimentaire au Tchad en 2014.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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IOM Chad Influx from the Central African Republic (CAR) Update, 10 March 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

IOM is organizing the transportation of 10,000 Chadians and other TCNs that fled the CAR and stranded in the Cameroon border for several weeks with little or no assistance to their countries of origin.

  • Since December 2013, IOM has registered 82,222 evacuees who came from the CAR.

  • 16,746 evacuees arrived in N’Djamena, while 65,476 evacuees arrived in the south of Chad. 25% have continued their journey to their final destinations (FDs) transported by IOM.

International Organization for Migration:

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Plus de 76 000 personnes déplacées de la République centrafricaine au Tchad affrontent la crise

Ce nombre devrait atteindre les 150 000

N'Djamena/Dakar, le 4 mars 2014 – La crise humanitaire en République centrafricaine continue de se propager aux pays voisins et l’UNICEF avertit que plus de 76 000 personnes, principalement des femmes et des enfants, ayant fui la violence en République centrafricaine pour le Tchad, ont besoin de toute urgence d’une assistance supplémentaire.