Appeals & Response Plans
- Southern Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Jan 2017
- Southern Africa: Floods - Jan 2017
- Angola/DR Congo: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Jan 2016
- Southern Africa: Food Insecurity - 2015-2017
- Angola: Drought - 2012-2014
- Angola: Cholera Outbreak - Dec 2011
- Angola: Floods - Dec 2011
- Southern Africa: Floods - Jan 2011
- Angola: Floods - Oct 2010
- Angola: Floods - Mar 2010
Maps & Infographics
By Obi Anyadike, Editor-at-Large and Africa Editor
Farmers, traders and consumers across East and Southern Africa are feeling the impact of consecutive seasons of drought that have scorched harvests and ruined livelihoods.
A favorable distribution of rainfall was observed over Southern Africa during the past week.
Seasonally-dry weather observed in Eastern Africa.
Localized heavy rain showers were observed across central Somalia.
Torrential rains continued for a second week across northern Mozambique, Zambia and Malawi.
Locally heavy daily rains impacted parts of Kenya.
Conseil de sécurité
Point 64 b) de l’ordre du jour provisoire**
Nouveau Partenariat pour le développement de l’Afrique : progrès accomplis dans la mise en œuvre et appui international : les causes des conflits et la promotion d’une paix et d’un développement durables en Afrique
Item 64 (b) of the provisional agenda**
New Partnership for Africa’s Development: progress in
implementation and international support: causes of
conflict and the promotion of durable peace and
sustainable development in Africa
Regional Displacement Summary
Luanda – The nationwide aid raising campaign launched on October 21 12 by Angolan Government to assist the people of Somolia hit by a severe famine resulting from drought has scored positive results, Angop learned Tuesday in Luanda.
This was said by the secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Rui Mangueira, at the closing of the campaign, after receiving about 800 tonnes of foodstuffs donated by several companies of the public sector.
Luanda – An amount of UD 50,000 from the civil society donation has already been collected in response to the campaign of solidarity aimed at assisting the famine and drought victims in horn of Africa, Somalia.
The data were released Thursday by the Foreign Affairs’ State secretary, Rui Mangueira, while speaking to the press during the hand over ceremony of donations comprising food stuff and hygienic items by the Association of Young Angolan Students from Zambia (Ajapraz).
Luanda – A campaign of solidarity with the people of Somalia, who are going through a difficult situation due to prolonged drought, was launched in Luanda on Friday by the Angolan Executive.
The campaign, which is co-ordinated by the Foreign Affairs Ministry, will last two weeks and has the objective to collect goods and financial resources.
Luanda - Angola will announce Wednesday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, a Usd 5.0 million aid to help relieve the humanitarian situation prevailing in Somalia.
This was said Wednesday in Luanda by the Angolan Foreign minister, George Chicoti.
The minister was speaking to the press short before leaving for Ethiopia, where he will attend, in representation of the head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, the Summit of African Heads of State under the aegis of the continental organisation.