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17 Nov 2018 description
report Insecurity Insight

This monthly digest comprises threats and incidents of violence affecting the delivery of aid.
It is prepared by Insecurity Insight from information available in open sources.

Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami Response

New safety, security and access information

01 October 2018: On Sulawesi island, the National Disaster Management Authority asked international NGOs to pull out and announced that it would only authorise certain selective forms of foreign aid. No reason was given for this decision. Sources: IRIN and The Guardian

16 Nov 2018 description

Cameroon currently has 700,264 people of concern, including 267,813 Central African and 101,404 Nigerian refugees.

Activation of clusters to support humanitarian response scale-up in the SouthWest and North-West regions.

Preparations underway in the Far North region in order to begin biomtric registration of out-of-camp refugees.

WORKING WITH PARTNERS

UNHCR coordinates protection and assistance for persons of concern in collaboration with:

16 Nov 2018 description

Au 30 Octobre 2018, la population du site s’élève à 6.936 réfugiés centrafricains. 56% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 51%.

Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens de subsistance, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

16 Nov 2018 description

Au 30 Octobre 2018, la population du site s’élève à 7.163 réfugiés centrafricains. 61% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 53%. L’un des besoins prioritaires pour Ngam est la nécessité d’octroi de terres cultivables fertiles et d’espaces de pâturage pour les réfugiés agriculteurs et éleveurs, afin de préparer le terrain à leur intégration locale.

16 Nov 2018 description

La population totale du site s’élève à 1.115 réfugiés centrafricains au 30 Octobre 2018. 55% de la population âgé de moins de 18 ans et 49% sont des femmes et filles.

Les besoins prioritaires sont : le manque d’éclairage dans le site, les moyens de subsistance, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

16 Nov 2018 description

TOTAL REQUIREMENT US$ 5.0 billion
TOTAL PLAN FUNDING US$ 2.5 billion
UNMET REQUIREMENT US$ 2.5 billion
FUNDING OUTSIDE PLANS US$ 615 million

16 Nov 2018 description

Au 30 Octobre 2018, la population du site s’élève à 13.117 réfugiés centrafricains. 54% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 51%.
Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens de subsistance, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

16 Nov 2018 description

Au 30 Octobre 2018, la population du site s’élève à 12.021 réfugiés centrafricains. 60% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 53%.

Les besoins prioritaires de Borgop sont l’accès à l’état civil (acte de naissance), le renforcement des infrastructures scolaires pour le primaire et le suivi des élèves au secondaire, la réponse pur les adolescents (14-17 ans) non scolarisés, et la promotion des programmes d’autonomisation des réfugiés.

16 Nov 2018 description

Au 30 Octobre 2018, la population du site s’élève à 13.127 réfugiés centrafricains. 54% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 50%. Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens de subsistance, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

16 Nov 2018 description

Au 30 Octobre 2018, la population du site s’élève à 25.319 réfugiés centrafricains. 57% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 53%. Les besoins prioritaires du site de Gado portent sur le suivi des enfants au secondaire, la réponse pour les adolescents non scolarisés entre 14-17 ans, la promotion des programmes d’autonomisation des réfugiés, la redynamisation de la promotion de l’hygiène et de l’assainissement, la nécessité d’octroi de terres cultivables fertiles et d’espaces de pâturage pour les réfugiés agriculteurs et éleveurs et les abris.

16 Nov 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights:

Cameroon: increasing number of new cases in the Far North region, and ongoing transmission in the North region (see p. 2).

D. R. Congo: the situation remains concerning with active outbreaks in 8 provinces (see p.2)

Niger: the decreasing trend continues with sporadic cases reported.

Nigeria: despite the overall decrease in the number of new reported cases, significant outbreaks remain active, especially in Borno and Yobe States.

Faits saillants :

16 Nov 2018 description

Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 103,347 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2018 through 14 November. Spain topped 50,440 – more irregular arrivals to Spain through 45 weeks of 2018 than all arrivals during the past three years combined.

This marks the fifth straight year arrivals of irregular migrants and refugees have topped the 100,000 mark, although this year’s totals are low compared to those at this time in 2017 (156,708) and 2016 (343,158).

16 Nov 2018 description

L’insécurité alimentaire demeure toujours préoccupante dans les zones de conflits

Messages clés

16 Nov 2018 description

Food insecurity remains a concern in conflict areas

Key Messages

  • Despite flooding in several areas and damage from crop pests, the ongoing harvest is expected to be average to above average is improving household food availability and diversity and is contributing to revenues from partial sales of the harvest. The pastoral situation is generally satisfactory with good pasture and water availability. Additionally, the good availability of water will be beneficial for dry season crops.

15 Nov 2018 description

The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is a global norm, unanimously adopted by heads of state and government at the 2005 UN World Summit, aimed at preventing and halting Genocide, War Crimes, Ethnic Cleansing and Crimes Against Humanity. R2P stipulates that:

15 Nov 2018 description
report Insecurity Insight

Africa

Burkina Faso

02 October 2018: In Ouro-Aou village, Est region, a primary school was ransacked by Islamic State militants. No further details specified. Source: ACLED

Democratic Republic of the Congo

15 Nov 2018 description
report Insecurity Insight

Security Incidents and Access Constraints

Africa

Cameroon

05 October 2018: In Tole region, Fako department, soldiers entered an IDP camp and began shooting, leaving three civilians dead. No further information specified. Source: ACLED

Central African Republic

31 October 2018: In Batangafo town, Ouham prefecture, clashes between unidentified armed groups led to three IDP camps being set on fire, leaving around 27,000 persons without a home. Sources:
RJDH, MSF and ACLED

15 Nov 2018 description
report Voice of America

Moki Edwin Kindzeka

YAOUNDE — Cameroon’s restive English-speaking regions are emptying out after renewed military raids on separatist strongholds left at least 30 people dead in two days. The renewed fighting comes barely a week after President Paul Biya, during his inauguration ceremony, warned rebels to drop their guns or be killed. Thousands of fleeing civilians are arriving in Yaounde.

Nso and Wimbum people, from the English-speaking northwest region of Cameroon, sing and dance to welcome some of the thousands of people who fled fighting in their villages.