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13 Dec 2017 description

Introduction

World Humanitarian Data and Trends presents global and country-level data-and-trend analysis about humanitarian crises and assistance. Its purpose is to consolidate this information and present it in an accessible way, providing policymakers, researchers and humanitarian practitioners with an evidence base to support humanitarian policy decisions and provide context for operational decisions.
The information presented covers two main areas: humanitarian needs and assistance in 2016, and humanitarian trends, challenges and opportunities.

20 Oct 2017 description

Résumé exécutif

La RDC compte 1 087 000 filles de dix ans en 2016 qui représentent 2,3% de la population totale.
Ces adolescentes sont les rescapées des enfants de 0 à 5 ans qui ont échappé à la mortalité infantile et juvénile due aux causes évitables telles que les infections respiratoires aigües, les maladies diarrhéiques, le paludisme et la malnutrition.

09 Oct 2017 description

Uvira - 06 octobre 2017: Près de 300 participants essentiellement des femmes du Rwanda, du Burundi et de la RDC se sont donné rendez-vous, cette semaine à Uvira pour échanger sur la consolidation de la paix dans la sous-région, dans un forum organisé par l’ONG SOFAD (Solidarité des femmes Activistes pour le développement) avec l’appui de la section des affaires civiles de la Monusco.

20 Sep 2017 description

his report takes its inspiration from the United Nations Secretary-General’s Every Woman Every Child initiative, which calls for countries to do everything possible to protect the lives and futures of all women, children and adolescents. It follows the approach used for the

State of the World’s Midwifery 2014 report, but focuses on 21 of the 23 countries in the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) East and Southern Africa region.

30 Aug 2017 description

From 22 to 24 August 2017, the provincial Government of Kwango organized a provincial conference in Kenge, with the technical and financial support of UNICEF, on the repositioning of nutrition as a development priority. This conference forms part of national efforts and commitments to scale up nutrition (SUN), aiming to create a multi-sectoral environment that is favourable to nutrition in Kwango.

11 Aug 2017 description
report UN Security Council

Security Council
8022nd Meeting (AM)
SC/12949

Sexual Crimes ‘No Longer in the Shadows’, Says Bolivia, As Deputy Secretary-General Briefs on Bid to Drive Women, Peace, Security Agenda

Donors, neighbouring countries and other partners must invest in holistic solutions to the multiple crises faced by Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo — and felt disproportionately by women and girls — the Security Council heard today as it was briefed on a unique joint mission to the region.

11 Aug 2017 description
report UN Security Council

CS/12949
10 AOÛT 2017

De retour du Nigéria et de la République démocratique du Congo (RDC), où elle s’est rendue du 19 au 27 juillet dernier, la Vice-Secrétaire générale de l’ONU, Mme Amina Mohammed, a fait, ce matin au Conseil de sécurité, le compte rendu de la mission de solidarité conjointe ONU-Union africaine (UA), « la première » à spécifiquement porter sur les liens entre femmes, paix, sécurité et développement.

26 Jul 2017 description

25 juillet 2017 – A Kinshasa, une délégation conjointe de l'ONU et de l'Union africaine (UA) a rencontré mardi des femmes leaders congolaises dans le cadre d'une discussion sur l'implication des femmes avec pour mission de montrer que ces dernières ne sont pas seulement des victimes mais également des agentes de la paix et du développement.

12 Jun 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

242,266 Total Burundian population of concern

65,314 Total Burundian population in Nyarugusu Camp (Pre-Influx + Influx)

125,109 Total population in Nduta Camp

51,799 Total population in Mtendeli Camp

FUNDING

217,250,427 USD Required Funding for Tanzania as part of Burundi Regional Refugee

PRIORITIES

  • Keep pace with the construction of transitional shelters and school classrooms across all camps.

13 Apr 2017 description

Summary

Vulnerable refugees, especially children and women, are exposed to sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) on a daily basis. The increasingly difficult socio-economic situation, the downward trend in the resources allocated to refugee protection and assistance programmes, including reductions in food rations over the last five years, are factors that aggravate refugees' vulnerability and exposure to SGBV.

27 Mar 2017 description
report Inter Press Service

by Natalia Linou, Policy Specialist, Gender, Health and HIV, UNDP

Physical injuries are some of the more visible, and at times most deadly, consequences of gender-based violence (GBV). But the long-term mental health consequences are often invisible and left untreated. Similarly, the reproductive and sexual health needs of survivors from rape and sexual violence – to reduce the risk of HIV and sexually transmitted infections, unwanted pregnancies and unsafe terminations, and long-term reproductive complications – are often unmet, stigmatized and under-reported.

02 Mar 2017 description

OVERVIEW

• Many countries across the African continent face recurrent complex emergencies, frequent food insecurity, cyclical drought, and sudden-onset disasters such as earthquakes, floods, and storms. In FY 2016, as in previous years, USAID/OFDA not only responded to urgent needs resulting from disasters, but also supported DRR programs that built resilience and improved emergency preparedness, mitigation, and response capacity at local, national, and regional levels.

24 Jan 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

by GWENN DUBOURTHOUMIEU

The root causes of gender based violence stem from traditional practices and persistent inequalities in terms of status and opportunities made available to men and women respectively.

Men and women moving forward together

Through the ‘’Men and women moving forward together ‘’ programme, UNICEF and the Ministry of Gender, Family and Children’s affairs, with funding of 2 million Euro by the European Union, wish to act on all types of gender based violence and their root causes.

24 Jan 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

par GWENN DUBOURTHOUMIEU

EXPO DIGITALE _– Bien qu’inscrite dans la Constitution promulguée en 2006, l’égalité homme-femme en République démocratique du Congo ne se traduit pas souvent dans la réalité. Les femmes et les jeunes filles congolaises subissent de nombreuses formes de discrimination et, plus que les hommes, sont victimes de violences basées sur le genre._

Femmes et hommes, progressons ensemble