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21 Nov 2018 description



On 15 November, clashes between armed groups resulted in the burning of the Catholic Mission site affecting over 18,000 people in Alindao town (south east). The Central African Red Cross has buried 60 corpses so far. Thousands of people have fled into the bush and to other displacement sites around the city. Aid groups have conducted initial assessments in these locations and priority needs include shelter, water and sanitation, health and protection.

20 Nov 2018 description

Key developments in the week of November 11th include the layered insecurity in Mali, the unpredictability of the recent Boko Haram activity in Nigeria, the instability in CAR and the DRC, and large protests in North Africa.

08 Nov 2018 description


Des violences intercommunautaires ont éclaté en décembre 2013 et provoqué le déplacement interne et transfrontalier de personnes. La République Centrafricaine continue de faire face à des niveaux élevés d’insécurité et de conflits violents entre différents groupes armés dans la majeure partie du pays, provoquant des déplacements nouveaux et prolongés.

30 Oct 2018 description



Armed attackers on 25 October accosted a food aid convoy from the capital Bangui to Paoua town in the north-west and robbed the truckers of their belongings. The convoy managed to reach its destination despite the ambush, the eighth of its kind in the area since the start of the year. Attacks on aid workers and humanitarian operations are recurrent in several parts of the country where armed groups operate.


29 Oct 2018 description


  • Clashes between armed groups and attacks on humanitarian workers continue to hinder relief operations
  • Escalating violence in Bria results in the death of nine IDPs
  • Conflict displaced more than 6,300 people in August, bringing the number of IDPs in CAR to more than 621,000 people

Key Developments

24 Oct 2018 description

Inter-communal violence threatens civilians in northern Nigeria

On Sunday, 21 October, government authorities in Nigeria’s northern Kaduna State deployed a “Special Intervention Force” and imposed a 24-hour curfew in the region. The curfew was in response to inter-communal violence that erupted over the weekend in Kaduna city, just days after 55 people were killed during clashes in the town of Kasuwan Magani.

09 Oct 2018 description

Solutions durables

Rapatriement vers la République Démocratique du Congo
Le 2 octobre 2018, le HCR a procédé au rapatriement volontaire vers la RDC d’une famille de 07 personnes précisément vers la localité de Gemena. Ces personnes étaient réfugiées en République Centrafricaine, dans la ville de Bangui, depuis l’année 2000.