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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
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- Democratic Republic of Congo: Ebola Virus Disease - External Situation Report 7
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Today, August 24, the Government of Japan decided to provide emergency relief goods through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in response to the request from the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo following the Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in the eastern part of the country.
The Government of Japan decided to provide emergency assistance to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in light of the friendly relationship between Japan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Le 19 juin, le Gouvernement du Japon a décidé d’accorder une Aide d’Urgence de 3 millions de dollars américains, en réponse à l’épidémie de maladie à virus Ebola en République Démocratique du Congo, à travers l’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS), le Fonds des Nations Unies pour l’Enfance (UNICEF) et l’Organisation Internationale pour les Migrations (OIM).
The Government of Japan decided to dispatch the Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Infectious Diseases Response Team from June 11 in response to the request from the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo concerning the Ebola virus disease outbreak.
The Team will work for strengthening surveillance system and laboratory confirmation capabilities in Kinshasa, in collaboration with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and International Organizations.
On May 29, the Government of Japan will dispatch the Assessment Team including infectious disease experts and officials of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to the Democratic Republic of the Congo following an outbreak of Ebola virus disease.
The Assessment Team will investigate the needs of the affected areas and coordinate the possibility of further assistance based on discussions with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and International Organizations.
The project will focus on Human Security and Protection of Civilians in in the Democratic Republic of the Congo through the reduction of threats from explosive hazardous items
On July 29, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of 3.5 million US dollars to the Republic of Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo through World Health Organization (WHO), International Organization for Migration (IOM) and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).
The Government of Japan decided to dispatch the Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Infectious Diseases Response Team in response to the request from the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo concerning the yellow fever outbreak.
The Government of Japan made a voluntary contribution of approximately €48,000 to the Trust Fund for Victims (TFV) at the International Criminal Court (ICC).
On July 17, the United Nations Trust Fund for Human Security, which was established by the initiative of the Government of Japan, decided to extend assistance totaling 3,296,783.6 US dollars (approximately 270 million yen) to a project entitled "Support to Human Security in Northern Katanga through Early Recovery and Capacity Building of Local Territory of Nyunzu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo".
République Démocratique du Congo (RDC), Mbuji Mayi, le 31 mai 2012 - Au terme d’une visite officielle effectuée du 29 au 31 mai 2012 à Mbuji Mayi, province du Kasai-Oriental, grâce au support logistique du Programme Alimentaire Mondiale (PAM), S.E.M. Yoshimasa Tominaga, Ambassadeur du Japon en RDC, a affirmé la volonté de son pays d’accompagner les familles et le Gouvernement congolais sur le chemin de la reconstruction et du développement. En 2010-2012, le Gouvernement japonais était un des donateurs principaux de l’UNICEF en RDC.
KINSHASA, 22 mars 2012 — Le Gouvernement du Japon apporte une contribution d’US$ 7.9 Millions pour la poursuite des activités multisectorielles de l’UNICEF en nutrition, santé, éducation et protection de l’enfance, y compris dans le cadre de la Réponse Rapide aux Mouvements des populations (RRMP) en République Démocratique du Congo en 2012.
1.) In response to the Great East Japan Earthquake, the Government of the Republic of Congo announced that it will donate 500,000 US dollars (approximately 40 million yen) as relief money for Japan.
2.) From the Republic of Congo, words and letters of sympathy were sent from H.E. Mr. Denis SASSOU NGUESSO, President of the Republic of Congo, H.E. Mr. Basil IKOUEBE, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, and others.
The Government of Japan has decided to extend general project grant aid to contribute to the implementation of le projet de réhabilitation de l'usine de traitement des'eaux de Ngaliema dans la ville de Kinshasa en République Démocratique du Congo and le projet d'extension de l'usine de traitement des'eaux de Ngaliema dans la ville de Kinshasa (le Concept Détaillé) totaling a maximum of 2.025 billion JPY to the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
4 May 2009, Prague
1. Mr Václav Klaus, President of the Czech Republic, assisted by High Representative Dr Javier Solana, and Mr José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, and Mr Taro Aso, Prime Minister of Japan, met in Prague on 4 May 2009 for the 18th Summit between the European Union (EU) and Japan.
His Excellency Dr. Luka Biong, Minister of Presidential Affairs of the Government of Southern Sudan,
His Excellency Dr. Barnaba Marial Benjamin, Minister of Regional Cooperation of the Government of Southern Sudan,
His Excellency Mr. Samuel Poghisio, Minister for Information and Communication of the Republic of Kenya,
His Excellency Mr. Farid Zarif, Chief of Staff of the United Nations Mission in Sudan,
At the Fourth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD IV) convened in Yokohama last May, the participants compiled the Yokohama Action Plan that lays out assistant measures to be implemented by countries or organizations.
As the conflict between rebels and the Congolese government forces in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo expanded, more than 400 thousand persons have been internally displaced.
- On July 29, Japan decided to extend
grant aid totaling 6,620 million yen as food aid for the ten countries
listed below, as part of the measures to cope with the problem of high
2. On April 25 this year, Japan announced that it would implement emergency food aid of approximately 100 million US dollars in the next three months in response to increasing food prices. Also on July 4, Japan announced that it would implement food aid of approximately 50 million dollars by October this year. The decision on this aid is, therefore, part of the concrete implementation.
1. On May 23rd, the Government of Japan decided to implement grant food aid of five billion five-hundred and seventy million yen (approximately 54 million dollars) to eleven countries and one region through the UN World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) as an emergency measure in response to the aggravating issue of rising food prices,