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28 Aug 2015 description
report World Vision

AUTHOR

Salomon Djimte

In early 1974, Nodjiouamel Rachel abandoned her first year of the secondary school in Ndjamena after an ailment forced her return to her village of Djam. Although she was living with relatives in the capital city she still need to be with her parents during this difficult time.

27 Aug 2015 description

Attacks perpetrated by Boko Haram in the Lake Chad region have increased over recent weeks, and military presence in the area has also expanded in response. The number of people who have been forced to flee their homes has more than doubled, bringing the total number of displaced in the area to 75,000. The fear that has been instilled in the population – consisting of refugees from Niger and Nigeria, and Chadians themselves – has only been exacerbated by the continuing violence which shows no sign of abating.

25 Aug 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Since mid-July, several Boko Haram attacks, as well as preventive evacuation of civilians by Chadian Army, have caused massive displacement of populations in Lake Chad Region. Additional evacuations from the 65 islands have been announced. In July, 21,600 newly displaced people spontaneously settled on 13 small sites in Bagasola, Bol and its surrounding villages. These families are in immediate need of Shelter, NFIs, Food and WASH assistance.

25 Aug 2015 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • La situation sécuritaire semble s’être stabilisée par rapport aux semaines antérieures.

  • Distribution des articles ménagers essentiels (AME) pour 3.428 ménages soit 10.317 déplacés tchadiens dans la ville de Bol et ses environs.

21 Aug 2015 description
report Reuters - AlertNet

LONDON, Aug 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Around 40,000 people have fled their homes in Chad in the past two weeks following attacks by Islamist militant group Boko Haram, according to an aid agency, as the insurgency stokes an escalating humanitarian crisis in the region around Lake Chad.

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said many of the displaced people have gathered in makeshift camps where its staff were treating patients with diarrhoea, malaria and respiratory infections, as well as malnourished children.''

20 Aug 2015 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Evacuation de 8 staffs HCR non essentiel du bureau Bagasola suite à la situation de sécurité dans la région du Lac.

  • Les incidents qui se sont produits depuis quelques semaines dans la région, conduisent les populations de plusieurs villages et îles du Lac, à s’orienter vers les villes et endroits plus sûrs sur la terre ferme.

  • Une mission de monitoring de protection a eu lieu dans certains localités du Lac ayant identifié enregistré des 192 exactions dont le Boko Haram c’est l’acteur présumé de 44%

19 Aug 2015 description

Highlights

  • The Chadian Government is planning to evacuate the population living near the Chad-Nigeria border, currently a militarized zone, to keep it free from civilians. The minister of Home Affairs called on the humanitarian community to provide assistance to this population. Detailed information on how the evacuation shall be organized (where, when, number of persons etc) is pending.

13 Aug 2015 description

13/08/2015

Zarah Ali Abdoulaye, a forty-year-old widow with three daughters and two sons, worked to feed her family and send her children to school during the 2009 drought in Kanem district, Chad. Despite her best efforts, she was only able to pay school fees for her three oldest children, while the youngest girls stayed at home to help with household chores.

13 Aug 2015 description

I. Introduction

Le Grand Kanem est confronté depuis de nombreuses années à une situation de vulnérabilité alimentaire et nutritionnelle, qui trouve ses origines dans des facteurs à la fois structurels et conjoncturels. Cette situation est naturellement corrélée aux évolutions climatiques qui affectent négativement les campagnes agricoles et pastorales de la sousrégion.

11 Aug 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

By Manuel Moreno

An initiative to revitalize health clinics aims to provide better care for mothers and children in Chad, where maternal and infant mortality rates are among the world’s highest.

N’DJAMENA, Chad, 7 August 2015 – After spending a few minutes chatting with Roseline Tallot, one quickly realizes that she is not an ordinary person. Her eyes emanate inner strength and deep wisdom. Her voice is soft, but her words make an impression in the heart and soul.

10 Aug 2015 description

COUNTRY STRATEGY

WFP provides relief to strengthen resilience of vulnerable populations in Chad. WFP is augmenting investments in local purchases to foster market development. WFP expects to provide food assistance for 1.4 million people a year under its protracted relief and recovery operation (PRRO). Two Regional Emergency Operations (EMOP) are assisting refugees and Chadian returnees from Nigeria and C.A.R.

04 Aug 2015 description

CHIFFRES CLÉS

18,384
Réfugiés estimés par le Gouvernement Tchadien dans la Région du Lac

6,715
Réfugiés nigérians enregistrés à Dar Es Salam

424
Réfugiés nigériens enregistrés à Dar Es Salam

1,144
Abris construits

536
Personnes à besoins spécifiques assistés

PRIORITÉS

  • Transfert des réfugiés qui sont sur les îles et dans des zones non accessibles vers le site de Dar Es Salam

29 Jul 2015 description

Over the last six months, Child Soldiers International has found worrying evidence of child rights violations by the Chadian army, and non-compliance with child protection commitments by the Chadian authorities.

24 Jul 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

Arrivé au terme de sa mission au Tchad, Bruno Maes, Représentant de l’UNICEF dresse un bilan de la mise en œuvre du programme de coopération Tchad-UNICEF depuis 2012.

N’DJAMENA (Tchad), le 24 Juillet 2015 – Arrivé au terme de sa mission au Tchad, Bruno Maes, Représentant de l’UNICEF depuis janvier 2012, a dressé un bilan de la mise en œuvre du programme de coopération Tchad-UNICEF et projeté ainsi les perspectives au cours d’une rencontre ce jour avec Son Excellence Monsieur le Premier Ministre, M. Kalzeubet Pahimi Deubet.

24 Jul 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

UNICEF and the Government of Chad programme of cooperation since 2012

Dear friends,

The past three years have been an exceptional journey for UNICEF in Chad. As the country began to rebuild itself after the end of the conf lict in 2008, doors have been opened for UNICEF and our many donors and partners to signif icantly advance children’s and women’s rights.

23 Jul 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

LA BRIGADE DE PROTECTION DES MINEURS POUR PROTÉGER LES ENFANTS

Le Ministère de l’Administration du Territoire et de la Sécurité Publique en collaboration avec le Fonds des Nations Unies pour l’Enfance, l’UNICEF, a officiellement inauguré, le 21 mai 2015 à N’Djamena la Brigade de Protection des mineurs réhabilitée.

15 Jul 2015 description

TCHAD

16 TUÉS DANS UN ATTENTAT-SUICIDE

Le 11 juillet, au moins 16 personnes ont été tuées et des dizaines d'autres blessées lorsqu'un kamikaze s’est fait exploser à l'entrée du marché central de N'Djamena. L'attaque est le troisième du genre dans la capitale en moins d'un mois. Des dizaines de personnes ont également été tuées lorsque des attaquants ont frappé N'Djamena les 15 et 29 juin. Séparément, plusieurs attaques ont été signalées ces derniers jours dans la région sud du Lac où environ 30 personnes sont décédées.

CAMEROUN

15 Jul 2015 description

CHAD

16 KILLED IN SUICIDE BLAST

On 11 July, at least 16 people were killed and dozens others injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance of N’Djamena’s central market.
The attack was the third of its kind in the capital city in less than a month. Dozens were also killed when attackers struck N’Djamena on 15 and 29 June. Separately, several attacks have been reported in recent days in the southern Lac Region in which around 30 people have died.

CAMEROON

11 KILLED IN TWIN SUICIDE ATTACKS

14 Jul 2015 description

Highlights

  • On 30 June, the National Assembly of Chad ratified the law project prohibiting child-marriages; a significant victory that will create a favorable environment for the implementation of UNHCR’s child protection strategy and also an encouraging step in addressing SGBV.

  • Two deadly attacks (15 and 29 June 2015) attributed to Boko Haram and directed mainly against defense and security forces at Ndjamena left 38 people dead and over one hundred wounded.

12 Jul 2015 description
report UN Population Fund

Le Ministre du Plan et de Coopération Internationale, Madame Mariam Mahamat Nour, et le Représentant de l’UNFPA au Tchad, Monsieur Ismaïla Mbengue ont signé le vendredi 10 juillet 2015, le Plan d’Action du Programme-Pays (CPAP) révisé, 2012-2016.