Democratic Republic of the CongoOngoing
Appeals & Response Plans
- DR Congo: Ebola Outbreak - Aug 2018
- DR Congo: Ebola Outbreak - May 2018
- DR Congo: Polio Outbreak - Feb 2018
- DR Congo: Floods - Jan 2018
- DR Congo: Landslide - Aug 2017
- DR Congo: Ebola Outbreak - May 2017
- West Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- DR Congo: Floods - Nov 2016
- Angola/DR Congo: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Jan 2016
- DR Congo: Floods - Nov 2015
Most read reports
- 155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak
- Democratic Republic of Congo – Ebola outbreak (DG ECHO, UN, DRC MoH) (ECHO Daily Flash of 22 September 2018)
- Ebola strikes big city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and WHO scales up response to new threat
- Democratic Republic of Congo: Ebola Virus Disease - External Situation Report 7
- Oxfam: Fear and violence could still undermine efforts to contain Ebola in DR Congo
Hausse des prix des denrées alimentaires dans le marché de Lodja de suite du blocage de la route Lodja-Katako
Diminution sensible de la production d’oranges dans la zone de santé de Tshishimbi (Tshilenge)
Toutes le zones de santé du Kasaï Oriental sont en épidémie de choléra, OMS et DPS
La collaboration entre les acteurs humanitaires et la partie gouvernementale doit être renforcée pour une meilleure prise en charge de la population vulnérable
Les ménages IDPs en transit ou retournés dans les 3 sites spontanés de Tabacongo, Sango Malumbi et Mulange ont des besoins urgents de AME/ABRIS, Vivres et/ou intrants agricoles, EHA (WaSH) et Education d’urgence
IOM’S RESPONSE FOCUS
Population Mobility Mapping (PMM) and Flow Monitoring (FMP) at border-crossings and in the affected province
Points of Entry (POE) surveillance (health screening, risk communication, hand washing and hygiene promotion)
Cross-border coordination between DRC, Republic of Uganda (Uganda) and Republic of Rwanda (Rwanda)
45 jours aprés la déclaration de l’épidémie cette infographie présente un aperçu des actions réalisées par les partenaires nationaux et internationaux de la réponse
1. Situation update
CE QU’IL FAUT SAVOIR SUR LA MVE EN RDC
a. Dixième épidémie de la maladie à virus Ebola (MVE) notifiée par le Ministère national de la santé le 1er août 2018
b. Communication du Ministère de la santé sur l’épidémie conformément au règlement sanitaire international
c. Elaboration d’un plan de riposte national à l’épidémie 48H après la notification de l’épidémie
SITUATION IN NUMBER
142 total reported cases (MoH, 16 September 2018)
111 confirmed cases (MoH, 16 September 2018)
97 deaths recorded (MoH, 15 September 2018)
2,173 contacts under surveillance (MoH, 16 September 2018)
UNICEF Ebola Response Appeal US$ 7.624M
Summary of major revisions made to emergency plan of action:
148,600+ Refugees and IDPs received material support across South Sudan in August 2018.
8,000+ Children early childhood development activities across South Sudan in August 2018.
3,000+ Tree seedlings distributed to refugees and host community across South Sudan in August 2018.
Working with Partners in 2018
UNHCR works closely with the Government of South Sudan to deliver assistance and protection services to refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs).
During the month of August 2018, 9,458 persons from South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Burundi and other countries, arrived in Uganda—the majority from DRC. The humanitarian situation remains unpredictable in South Sudan, DRC and Burundi.
Refugees from South Sudan continue to report fleeing primarily out of fear of being killed by fighters from either side of the conflict inside the country, while those from DRC report interethnic clashes.
Burundians indicate several reasons for leaving their country including insecurity and family reunification.
KINSHASA/DAKAR/NEW YORK/GENEVA, 14 September 2018 – UNICEF is opening a new Ebola-response front in the Democratic Republic of Congo to provide support to thousands of people, including children, at risk in the city of Butembo, following the Government’s recent confirmation of two new Ebola cases.
This revised Emergency Appeal seeks a total of some 2.4 million Swiss francs, increased from 1.9 million Swiss francs, to enable the IFRC to support the Uganda National Red Cross Society to deliver assistance and support for 18,000 people for 12 months in shelter, health, WATSAN and Protection, Gender and Inclusion (PGI).
In June 2018, a shelter assessment was conducted with support from the Luxembourg Red Cross, with the objective to:
Following the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on 1 August, UNICEF and partners are supporting the Government with preparedness efforts that include community mobilization, psychosocial support as well as water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) interventions in eight districts bordering the DRC.
The 2017 Sudan Participatory Assessment, conducted between October and December 2017, involved 6,009 Persons of Concern to UNHCR engaged through some 385 semi-structured interviews, focus group discussions, individual interviews and participatory observation sessions. This assessment exercise was conducted by UNHCR in collaboration with partners, actively supported by the Government of Sudan, to engage refugees, asylum-seekers and refugee returnees – women, men, girls and boys of di fferent age, gender, nationality and ability – to identify their needs and examine ways to address them.
1. Situation update
Situation In Numbers
- 132 total reported cases (MoH, 9 September 2018)
- 101 confirmed cases (MoH, 9 September 2018)
- 91 deaths recorded (MoH, 9 September 2018)
- 1,945 contacts under surveillance (MoH, 9 September 2018)
- UNICEF Ebola Response Appeal: US$ 7.624M
141,600+ Refugees and IDPs received nonfood items across South Sudan.
8,000+ Children early childhood development activities in Unity.
3,000+ Tree seedlings distributed to refugees and host community in Unity.
KEY FIGURES INSIDE SOUTH SUDAN
298,881 Refugees inside South Sudan as of 31 August 2018.
1.84 million IDPs in South Sudan including 198,444 in UNMISS Protection of Civilians sites as of 26 July 2018.
US $809.4 million - Funding requested by UNHCR for the South Sudan Situation in 2018.