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10 Jul 2018 description

INTRODUCTION

Suite de la détérioration de la situation humanitaire dans les provinces du Nord-Kivu et de l’Ituri, l’Equipe Humanitaire Pays (EHP), en lien avec la mise à jour 2018 du Plan de Réponse Humanitaire (PRH) 2017-2019, a jugé nécessaire qu’un plan opérationnel conjoint soit élaboré afin de faciliter la mobilisation des ressources nécessaires à une réponse multisectorielle rapide et adéquate aux besoins les plus urgents des populations affectées par les crises en cours.

14 Jun 2018 description

This revised Emergency Appeal seeks a total of 7,879,764 Swiss francs (including CHF 445,731 of bilateral contribution through Health Emergency Response Unit -ERU- staff deployment) to enable the IFRC to support the Democratic Republic of the Congo Red Cross (DRC RC) and RCRC Movement partners to respond to the ongoing Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and deliver humanitarian assistance to 400,000 people in an emergency health intervention for 6 months.

08 Jun 2018 description

Following the notification of an Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in Equateur Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on 5 May 2018, WHO conducted a formal rapid risk assessment which determined that the public risk is high at the regional level.

29 May 2018 description

1. Introduction et objectifs

Le Cluster WASH en République Démocratique du Congo a été activé depuis 2006 suite à la mise en place de la réforme humanitaire suivi du Transformative Agenda. L'approche Cluster est établie avec le gouvernement et les acteurs humanitaires en RDC dans un contexte de situation d'urgences pour garantir des réponses efficaces et efficientes du secteur.
La mission du Cluster, en plus de assurer les 6+1 fonctions clés du Cluster selon les engagements globales, est de:

23 May 2018 description

2018 PLANNED RESPONSE - ZAMBIA

76,000 PROJECTED REFUGEES
US$ 74M REQUIREMENTS
16 PARTNERS INVOLVED

Background and Achievements

21 May 2018 description

This Emergency Appeal seeks a total of 1,630,297 Swiss francs to enable the IFRC to support the Red Cross of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC RC) to respond to the ongoing Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and deliver humanitarian assistance to 716,850 people in an emergency health intervention for 6 months. The emergency operation focuses on epidemic control with emphasis on community-based surveillance and contact tracing, safe and dignified burials (SDB), risk communication and community engagement, disinfection of households and psychosocial support.

16 May 2018 description

PEOPLE AFFECTED
27 reported cases INCLUDING 17 DEATHS
2 confirmed cases of Ebola 2 543 936 people IN AFFECTED PROVINCE

FUNDING NEEDS
US$ 7.5 million is needed by WHO to support priority actions in an initial Ebola response over the next three months to quickly contain the outbreak

AT A GLANCE

10 Apr 2018 description
report ACT Alliance

DRC, a vast country in Central Africa attracts less attention from donors (probably due to its protracted nature); but continues to be in a humanitarian crisis.

In line with UN Policies, in October 2017, DRC L3 Emergency was declared, as a consequence of the complexity of a conflict crisis. The emergency covers the provinces of Kasai, Tanganyika and South Kivu.

04 Apr 2018 description

This Emergency Appeal seeks 1,930,176 Swiss francs to support the Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) to assist 18,000 people for 9 months with the provision of assistance in the form of health, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), protection, gender, and inclusion. Details of the response strategy are available in the Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA).

The crisis and the Red Cross Red Crescent response to date

28 Mar 2018 description

STRATEGIC OVERVIEW

Period: January – December 2018
Current Population: 35,081 registered; 25,622 assisted, 20 January 2018
Population Planning Figures: 50 000
Target Beneficiaries: 50 000
Financial Requirements: USD 63,881,332.98
Number of Partners: 22

PARTNERS IN THE RESPONSE

Angolan Red Cross I CARITAS I CICAJ I FAO I IOM I JRS I LWF I MAG I MdM I NCA I PIN I UNAIDS I UNDP I UNDSS I UNFPA I UNESCO I UNHCR I UNICEF I UNRCO I WFP I WHO I WVI I

BACKGROUND

23 Mar 2018 description

Overview of the South Sudan situation

2.18 million
People internally displaced and non- South Sudanese refugees in South Sudan*
2.4 million
South Sudanese refugees hosted in neighbouring countries**
85%
Of South Sudanese refugees are women and children
7
Countries covered in this Appeal

*As of end December 2017: source HCT / UNHCR
**As of end December 2017: source UNHCR

20 Feb 2018 description

PREFACE PAR LE COORDONNATEUR RESIDENT

Le Plan de Réponse humanitaire 2018 pour le Burundi vise à alléger les souffrances des populations affectées. Il a été préparé par la communauté humanitaire de manière participative et exhaustive, en consultation avec le Gouvernement du Burundi et les bailleurs de fonds, sur base des informations disponibles dont la collecte a été largement améliorée cette année.

13 Feb 2018 description

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) country annex is part of the supplementary appeal for the Congolese situation, which outlines UNHCR’s protection interventions planned in 2018 and its response to the additional and most urgent needs of people of concern displaced within the DRC.

12 Feb 2018 description

Overview

807,000 Congolese refugees expected to be hosted in the region by end 2018

300,000 Congolese refugees expected to be hosted in Uganda by end 2018

78% Of Congolese refugees are women and children

UNHCR Presence 514 national and international staff 15 offices in the country

12 Feb 2018 description

Overview

4.49 million People displaced within DRC

630,500 Congolese refugees hosted in the region

78% Of Congolese refugees are women and children

8 Countries covered in this Appeal

09 Feb 2018 description

to assist
541 000 people

FAO requires
USD 15 million

period
January – December 2018

The conflict in South Sudan is entering its fifth year and the threat of famine is expected to increase in 2018. This will lead to further refugees arriving in neighbouring countries. It is critical to improve the livelihoods, and food security and nutrition of refugees and host communities, in order to achieve self-reliance and build resilience.

Objectives

09 Feb 2018 description

to assist
2.8 million people

FAO requires
USD 90 million

period
January – December 2018

The scale and scope of the humanitarian crisis has far surpassed expectations and projections for 2018 are alarming. Lives are at stake. It is thus essential to continue responding to the immediate needs of the most vulnerable populations while focusing on long-term development solutions.

Objectives

FAO is working with partners in the Food Security Cluster to: