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23 Feb 2018 description

Highlights

  • The joint 2018 humanitarian response plan was shared with the Mauritanian Government in late January. The Government will intervene alongside humanitarian partners in the response to the 2018 food crisis.

  • Urgent funding of USD 4.6 million (61 percent) is needed to provide first-response to some 76,000 vulnerable Mauritanians during the early lean-season phase (March-May), with a package of general distributions and nutrition assistance.

23 Feb 2018 description

Ceci est un résumé des déclarations du porte-parole du HCR Cécile Pouilly – à qui toute citation peut être attribuée – lors de la conférence de presse du 23 février 2018 au Palais des Nations à Genève.

Le HCR, l’Agence des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés, se félicite du lancement de la délivrance de certificats de naissance pour des milliers d’enfants réfugiés maliens dans le camp de Mbera, au sud-est de la Mauritanie.

23 Feb 2018 description

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Cécile Pouilly – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes the launch of birth certification for thousands of Malian refugee children in Mbera camp, in south-east Mauritania.

21 Feb 2018 description

IOM works with national and local authorities in order to gain better understanding of population movements throughout West and Central Africa.
Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) allow IOM to quantify and qualify migration flows, trends, and routes, at entry, transit or exit points (such as border crossing posts, bus stations, rest areas, police checkpoints and reception centers).

SUMMARY OF INFORMATION COLLECTED

20 Feb 2018 description

OVERVIEW

MIGRANT BASELINE

In the 17th round of DTM Libya data collection taking place in January and February 2018, IOM identified 704,142 migrants in Libya. Migrants were identified in 99 baladiyas and 551 muhallas and originating from up to 40 countries.

In addition to those identified in urban and rural settings migrants in Libya were also recorded in detention centers. Based on DTM’s latest data, the number of migrants in Libya’s Detention Centers is 4,443 individuals (15/02/18)*.

19 Feb 2018 description

Overview

This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 51 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key ongoing events, including:

19 Feb 2018 description

Mali continues to face a volatile security situation amid growing threats of terrorism, criminality and intercommunity tensions in the northern and central regions.

Local populations face important protection risks amid limited access to public services, documentation, shelter, water, education and food security.

Despite significant challenges, the implementation of the Peace and Reconciliation Accord advances slowly in order to re-establish peace and security in the region.

KEY INDICATORS

16 Feb 2018 description

IOM works with national and local authorities in order to gain better understanding of population movements throughout West and Central Africa. Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) allow IOM to quantify and qualify migration flows, trends, and routes, at entry, transit or exit points (such as border crossing posts, bus stations, rest areas, police checkpoints and reception centres).

16 Feb 2018 description

PROJECTED FOOD ASSISTANCE NEEDS FOR AUGUST 2018

15 Feb 2018 description

70.1 M required for 2018
3.2 M contributions received, representing 5% of requirements
66.9 M funding gap for the Mali Situation

All figures are displayed in USD

14 Feb 2018 description

1. APERÇU HUMANITAIRE

Le nord du Sénégal fait face à une situation de crise humanitaire suite au déficit de pluies durant l’hivernage 2017 et à la faible production de la biomasse. La période de soudure sera précoce, frappant les familles les plus vulnérables dès le mois de mars.

13 Feb 2018 description

Mauritania hosts over 2,000 urban refugees and asylumseekers and more than 50,000 Malian refugees in Mbera, a 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 January alone, 1,187 new arrivals were registered in Mbera. As the situation in northern Mali continues to be unstable, Mauritania struggles to cope with the growing needs of new refugees and the vulnerable host communities.

13 Feb 2018 description

About 1.5 million people do not have access to basic services. However, due to insecurity, the delivery of emergency assistance to the most vulnerable is often difficult. Approximately 130 000 Malians continue to live as refugees in camps in neighbouring countries and assistance needs to be maintained.

12 Feb 2018 description

Overview

  • This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 54 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key new and ongoing events, including:

  • Declaration of the end of cholera outbreak in South Sudan

  • Humanitarian crisis in Central African Republic

  • Cholera in Democratic Republic of the Congo

  • Hepatitis E in Namibia

  • Cholera in Angola

10 Feb 2018 description

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Below-average cereal harvest gathered in 2017

  • Food prices largely stable reflecting adequate supplies

  • Poor harvest leading to deterioration in food security

Below-average cereal harvest gathered in 2017

08 Feb 2018 description

Les chiffres et infographies donnent un aperçu global sur le flux et le profil des individus observés au mois de décembre 2017 dans les différents points de suivi des mouvements de population.

En Guinée, cinq points de suivi ont été installés en fin mars 2017 dans les localités frontalières avec Mali dont trois sont actifs depuis septembre 2017. Il s’agit des localités de Kouremalé (moyenne de 100 individus par jour, a décembre), Boundoufourdou (moyenne de 408 individus par jour) et Nafadji (18 individus/jour) où l’on observe les mouvements des voyageurs en transit.

07 Feb 2018 description

Total requirements: $23.18 B

People in need: 137.0 M

People to receive aid: 94.0 M

Countries affected: 26

07 Feb 2018 description
  • 186,768 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE
  • 172,362 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY SEA
  • 14,406 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY LAND

Highlights

06 Feb 2018 description

Au 31 décembre 2017 le nombre de personnes déplacées internes (PDI) au Mali s’élève à 38 172 personnes (7 716 ménages), ce qui correspond à une baisse générale de 2 571 individus par rapport aux données d’octobre 2017 (40 743 PDI).
Cependant, entre septembre et octobre 2017, des violences variées ont été signalées dans la commune rurale d’Ouinerden dans le cercle de Gourma Rharouss (région de Tombouctou). Ces violences ont provoqué la fuite de 1 811 personnes vers des localités de Rharous où la situation sécuritaire semble plus calme.