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31 Dec 2010 description
report Government of Benin

SOMMAIRE

- Introduction

- Aperçu sur les différents marchés de produits vivriers

- Grandes tendances de quelques produits vivriers

- événements particuliers

- Importations et exportations de denrées alimentaires et produitsagricoles

- Indicateurs commerciaux

- Taux de change des devises

- Conclusion

- Tableau de prix du mois de décembre 2010

30 Dec 2010 description

Key Messages

- Food security conditions across the region are steadily improving with the increasingly widespread harvests and large shipments of rainy season crops to markets since October.

- Nominal prices for different crops are falling in production zones but are still high in deficit areas which are still awaiting an influx of commercial trade.

14 Dec 2010 description

Malaria prevention and control are major foreign assistance objectives of the U.S. Government (USG). In May 2009, President Barack Obama announced the Global Health Initiative (GHI), a six-year, comprehensive effort to reduce the burden of disease and promote healthy communities and families around the world.

24 Nov 2010 description
report Government of Benin
  • Introduction

    - Aperçu sur les différents marchés de produits vivriers

    - Grandes tendances de quelques produits vivriers

    - évènements particuliers

    - Importations et exportations

    - Indicateurs commerciaux

    - Taux de change des devises

    - Conclusion

    - Tableau de prix

23 Nov 2010 description
  • Les conditions de sécurité alimentaire continuent à s'améliorer dans la région avec la généralisation des récoltes et la mise en marché en quantité importante depuis octobre des produits agricoles issus de la saison hivernale.

    - Les prix nominaux des différents produits sont en baisse dans les bassins de productions mais élevés dans les zones déficitaires où les flux marchants ne sont pas encore arrivés.

18 Nov 2010 description

Summary: 18 November 2010, Brussels - Today, the European Commission has allocated €1,550,000 for humanitarian assistance to flood victims in Benin. Around 100,000 people have been left homeless and thousands are in dire need of medical treatment, clean water and food assistance there, due to the unprecedented torrential rains over the last few months.

Kristalina Georgieva, European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, said: "Many people in Benin have lost their homes and seen their livelihoods swept away by these floods.

17 Nov 2010 description

(ECHO/BEN/EDF/2010/01000)

LA COMMISSION EUROPéENNE,

Vu le traité sur le fonctionnement de l'Union européenne,

Vu l'accord de partenariat ACP-CE signé à Cotonou le 23 juin 2000 et notamment ses articles 72 et 73,

Vu le règlement (CE) n=B0 617/2007 du Conseil du 14 mai 2007 relatif à la mise en oeuvre du 10ème Fonds Européen de Développement dans le cadre de l'accord de partenariat ACP-CE1 et notamment son article 5, paragraphe 4, et son article 8 ;

considérant ce qui suit :

(1) De très fortes précipitations ont eu lieu à partir du 13 septembre 2010 au Bénin, …

16 Nov 2010 description

Brussels, 16.11.2010

SEC(2010) 1428 final

Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection

COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT

INTRODUCTION

The Directorate General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (DG ECHO) is responsible for formulating EU humanitarian aid policy and for funding humanitarian aid - including food aid - to victims of conflicts or disasters, both natural and man-made, in non EU countries.

15 Nov 2010 description

DOCUMENT DE TRAVAIL DES SERVICES DE LA COMMISSION

Direction Générale Aide Humanitaire et Protection Civile

Copie de courtoisie de la DG ECHO du document SEC(2010)1428 du 15/11/2010

INTRODUCTION

La Direction Générale pour l'Aide Humanitaire et la Protection Civile (DG ECHO) est responsable de la formulation de la politique d'aide humanitaire de l'Union Européenne et du financement de l'aide humanitaire - y compris l'aide alimentaire d'urgence - en faveur des victimes de conflits ou catastrophes, tant d'origine naturelle que d'origine humaine, dans …

09 Nov 2010 description

Le 9 novembre 2010

Ottawa (Ontario) ? L'honorable Beverley J. Oda, ministre de la Coopération internationale, a annoncé aujourd'hui l'octroi d'une aide en réponse aux inondations qui ont ravagé le Bénin. Cette aide sera acheminée par l'entremise du Programme alimentaire mondial et de CARE Canada.

« Les inondations ont touché plus de 680 000 personnes et dévasté plus de 133 000 hectares de terres agricoles. Cette catastrophe aura une incidence grave sur une grande partie de l'approvisionnement alimentaire du Bénin », a déclaré la ministre Oda.

03 Nov 2010 description

After days of heavy rainfall in western parts of Central Africa, large swathes of Benin, including the capital, Cotonou, are under water. Up to 700,000 people, many of them children, have been affected by the flooding. Approximately 200,000 people have been left homeless.

The Federal Foreign Office is providing up to EUR 400,000 for immediate emergency assistance measures.

01 Nov 2010 description

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has announced that it will be sending emergency supplies to Benin to help victims of unusually heavy rains and floods in the West African state.

Blankets, tents, plastic sheeting and sleeping pads were being airlifted from Johannesburg to the Benin capital of Cotonou as soon as possible.

Benin is hit annually by heavy rains and floods, but this year the rainfall was 2 =BD times heavier than during the same period last year.

At least 46 persons were reported dead, 680,000 others were affected, 55,000 homes were damaged along with …

29 Oct 2010 description
report Government of Japan

On October 29, the Government of Japan has decided to extend emergency relief goods (tents, blankets, etc.) equivalent to 20 million yen (about 213,000 USD) to the Republic of Benin in response to the request from the Government of the Republic of Benin, in view of humanitarian aspects as well as the friendship and cooperation between Japan and the Republic of Benin.

22 Oct 2010 description

Résumé de production agricole 2010/2011

- Le mois de septembre marque la fin de la soudure dans la plupart des régions des bassins central (Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali et Togo) et Ouest (Cap Vert, Gambie, Guinée, Guinée Bissau, Mauritanie, Liberia et Sierra Leone).

15 Oct 2010 description

The current rainy season across West Africa has affected hundreds of thousands of men, women and children in almost every country in the region. The worst flood-affected country is Benin where 43 people have been killed and over 150,000 people's homes have been damaged or lost due to the floods. Farm land and schools have also been badly damaged by the floods.

30 Sep 2010 description
report Government of Benin

SOMMAIRE

- Introduction

- Aperçu sur les différents marchés de produits vivriers

- Grandes tendances de quelques produits vivriers

- évènements particuliers

- Importations et exportations

- Indicateurs commerciaux

- Taux de change des devises

- Conclusion

- Tableau de prix

30 Sep 2010 description

Key Messages

- The start of green harvesting in the region is significantly improving food security conditions in West Africa. However, the rains will have to continue until the end of September in East Sahel, mid-October in West Sahel, the end of October in the Sudanian zone, and the end of November in the bimodal zone of the Gulf of Guinea in order to expect average to above-average production in all countries of the region.

- Current high to extreme food insecurity in households of the agropastoral area in the east basin (Niger, Nigeria, and Chad) is being progressively reduced by …