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16 Aug 2018 description

Les attributions physiques de l’habitat où logent les déplacés / retournés sont identifiées ci-dessous.

Logement dans des villes / cités / villages existants (majorité des déplacés)

§ Maison existante occupée contre paiement (loyer) ou contre services rendus (travail)

16 Aug 2018 description
report IRIN

Aimee Ansari

August 2014 was a scary time in West Africa. Ebola was spreading rapidly and the international community was waking up to a disaster that ultimately killed more than 11,000 people.

Read the full report on IRIN.

16 Aug 2018 description

Kampala, 16 August 2018: The Director General of the World Health Organization Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and the WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti visited Uganda on their way from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to assess the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) response. They were received by the WHO Representative in Uganda, Dr Yonas Tegegn Woldemariam who briefed them on WHO support to the operational preparedness of Uganda to respond to an outbreak.

16 Aug 2018 description

Faits saillants

• 127 personnes tuées en raison des violences depuis le début de 2018 à Beni • 66 cas de maladie à Virus Ebola dont 42 morts signalés dans les territoires de Beni et Lubero

Aperçu de la situation

16 Aug 2018 description

The UK is working closely with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the World Health Organisation (WHO) and other partners to tackle the latest outbreak of Ebola in the country.

UK response to the Ebola outbreak in North Kivu, DRC

The UK is working closely with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the World Health Organisation (WHO) and other partners to tackle the latest outbreak of Ebola in the country.

16 Aug 2018 description

In July, hostilities between armed groups and inter-communal fighting persisted in most of the country. In Western Bahr el Ghazal, fighting was reported between armed groups in Mboro and Bisellia in Wau County. Several IDPs from Wadhalele have arrived in Wau town. Civilians in Nagero were also displaced to Tambura town and Bazia in Western Bahr el Ghazal due to insecurity and conflict. In Central Equatoria an estimated number of 15,000 IDPs were reportedly displaced by conflict in Tore, Yei County. Thirty-seven civilians were abducted in Minyori Payam, Yei County.

16 Aug 2018 description

The Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC) aims to improve the learning opportunities and outcomes for up to one million of the world’s most marginalised girls. Access to a good quality education will give these girls the chance of a better future for themselves, their families and their communities.

These projects were selected through an open and transparent process and assessed for their ability to implement new and effective ways to get girls into school, keep them there and make sure they receive a good quality education in ways which are sustainable beyond the GEC funding.

16 Aug 2018 description
report ACT Alliance

The outbreak of violence in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as a result of elections scheduled for December 2018, triggered the internal displacement of some 1.4 million people and the flight of over 35,000 refugees into Lunda Norte Province, Angola.

The Government of Angola (GoA) has maintained an open door policy since March 2017, and welcomed Congolese nationals fleeing as a result of conflict in DRC.

16 Aug 2018 description
report Kenya Daily Nation

In Summary

  • On August 1, Beni declared an outbreak of Ebola epicentred in Mangina.
  • The Congolese health ministry said Wednesday the death toll in the east had reached 42 out of 66 probable and confirmed cases.
  • Ebola causes serious illness including vomiting, diarrhoea and in some cases internal and external bleeding.

BENI, DR Congo

First came the war, which developed into a brutal, bloody tussle between militias who abused civilians or killed them.

16 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Nouvelle épidémie dans le Nord-Kivu (Nord-Est de la RDC)

Yves Willemot

14 août 2018

À peine une semaine après l’annonce, le 1er août, d’une nouvelle épidémie d’Ebola dans le nord-est de la République Démocratique du Congo (RDC), la vaccination contre cette maladie mortelle a commencé dans les deux épicentres de l’épidémie. Plus de 3000 doses de vaccin ont été transférées de Kinshasa, la capitale de la RDC, vers les zones touchées pour permettre une mise en œuvre rapide de la campagne de vaccination.

16 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

posté le 14 AOÛT 2018 par YVES WILLEMOT

KINSHASA, 14 août 2018 – L’UNICEF expédie 90 tonnes supplémentaires de fournitures sanitaires, d’eau et d’assainissement pour aider à contenir l’épidémie de maladie à virus Ebola dans l’est de la République démocratique du Congo (RDC).

16 Aug 2018 description

191 acteurs mettent en oeuvre l’assistance humanitaire en RD Congo. Le nombre d’acteurs sur ce visuel comprend les partenaires ayant reçu un financement du Fonds Humanitaire, les organisations qui font le suivi des activités du Plan de Réponse Humanitaire et ceux qui mettent directement en oeuvre des programmes humanitaires tels que rapportés à OCHA.

16 Aug 2018 description
report Direct Relief

By Lara Cooper

As Ebola casualties continue to rise in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Direct Relief has shipped critical protective equipment to the region to safeguard patients and healthcare workers from the disease.

Ebola is an infectious and often fatal disease that results in fever and severe internal bleeding. It is highly contagious through infected bodily fluids such as sweat, blood, and saliva, and remains infectious even after death. Access to proper protective gear is critical to prevent the spread of disease.

15 Aug 2018 description

Mauritania hosts over 2,000 urban refugees and asylumseekers and more than 56,000 Malian refugees in Mbera camp established in 2012 in the arid south-eastern region close to the Malian border.

Despite the conclusion of a peace agreement in 2015, large-scale returns of Malian refugees are not expected due to persistent violence in northern Mali. In July alone, 19 new arrivals were registered in Mbera camp.

15 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

By Yves Willemot

For Jean-Pierre Masuku, the fight against the new Ebola epidemic in North Kivu, in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), is not new. He witnessed the disease in Equateur Province, 2,500 kilometres west of the newly affected areas. “But whatever it is, you do not get used to fighting a highly dangerous, contagious and deadly disease like Ebola,” he says.

The work is definitely not over. We still have a lot of people to sensitize

15 Aug 2018 description
report Rotary

“The fact that no new cases of wild poliovirus have been detected in Nigeria points to the improved surveillance and rapid response protocols Rotary and its Global Polio Eradication Initiative partners have established, particularly in insecure and inaccessible areas,” said Michael K. McGovern, chair of Rotary’s International PolioPlus Committee. “While this progress is promising, it’s time to redouble our efforts so we can continue to maintain the political and financial support necessary to end polio for good.”

15 Aug 2018 description

By IOM Democratic Republic of the Congo

Aug 15 2018 (IOM) - The mighty Congo River both connects Kinshasa with Equateur Province where an Ebola epidemic began in May 2018 and separates the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) from Congo-Brazzaville, hidden in the haze on the other bank.