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14 Nov 2018 description

Between August and October this year, the Peace and Security Council (PSC) held meetings on Libya, Lesotho, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan, Burundi, the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur and the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). Very few new initiatives, however, were launched. In some cases, such as Burundi, the PSC again called for action by the region – in this instance, the East African Community (EAC) – and in others, such as the CAR, it expressed support for the African Union (AU) initiative in the country.

30 Oct 2018 description

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

GUNMEN AMBUSH FOOD AID CONVOY

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.

CHAD

24 Jul 2018 description

Six ans après le début du conflit, l’insécurité demeure en RCA, avec des groupes armés présents sur une grande partie du territoire centrafricain et s’affrontant pour le contrôle du territoire et des ressources. Les attaques ou même rumeurs de mouvement des groupes armés continuent également de provoquer de nombreux déplacements de la population civile et limitent la possibilité d’un retour à une vie normale de plus de 1 258 257 individus.

04 Jul 2018 description

Important developments in Africa in the week of June 24th included the Fulani violence in Nigeria and Benin; the high militant activity in Cameroon, Egypt and Mali; the tensions in CAR’s Nana-Gribizi prefecture; and the continued violence in South Sudan tainting the progress made simultaneously at the negotiations’ table. Relevant protests and riots also occurred on the continent on that week and will be the subject of a separate ACLED update.

20 Jun 2018 description

Key developments in Africa on the week of June 10th include the prevailing tensions in CAR, the spread of ethnic violence in Ethiopia, the insurgencies in the Sudans, and the political disorder in Uganda and Zimbabwe.

15 Jun 2018 description

“This year, the Day of the African Child is held under the theme “Leave No Child Behind for Africa’s Development”. While sustained growth in great parts of the continent has led to sizable advances for children, the boys and girls growing up in countries affected by armed conflict continue to lag behind.

22 May 2018 description

Introduction

1,1 millions de personnes sont en situation d’insécurité alimentaire sévère
1 Centrafricain sur 4 est déplacé
12,7 %, la part de l’élevage au PIB et 35 %, la contribution de l’élevage au secteur agricole
75 % de la population tire ses moyens d’existence de l’agriculture

23 Apr 2018 description

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

AID WORKER ATTACKS THREATEN ACCESS

Armed men on 11 April attacked and seized an aid worker near Kouango town in the southern Ouaka prefecture. The aid worker was released, but his belongings were taken. A week earlier, gunmen abducted a driver with an international aid group also near Kouango. The attacks risk affecting humanitarian access in the area. Efforts are underway to sensitise on the neutrality of humanitarian workers.

CHAD

FIRST GROUP OF SUDANESE REFUGEES RETURN HOME

03 Apr 2018 description

Le Bureau HCR Bambari est situé au chef-lieu de la préfecture de la Ouaka et couvre les Préfectures de la Ouaka, la Basse Kotto, de la Haute Kotto et du Mbomou.

Activités Principales

31 Jan 2018 description

2017 IN BRIEF

IDPs

For the Central African Republic, after a very positive first quarter, 2017 became a year of spreading conflict.