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09 Dec 2017 description

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 30 000 personnes de la région d’Opienge contraintes au déplacement.

  • Plus de 25 000 élèves ciblés par la cantine scolaire dans les territoires d’Irumu et de Mambasa.

  • Une aide multisectorielle de TROCAIRE pour les réfugiés et les communautés hôtes.

Aperçu de la situation

08 Dec 2017 description
report UN Security Council

SC/13108

Security Council
8125th Meeting (AM)

Nearly five years after parties signed the cooperation framework for the Great Lakes region, the Security Council reiterated today its call for States to abide by the commitment to non‑interference in the internal affairs of neighbours and the prohibition against abetting armed groups or war criminals.

06 Dec 2017 description

UNHCR’s Regional Refugee Coordinator for South Sudan calls for heightened support for South Sudanese refugees in DRC as they live in hardship

By Andreas Kirchhof in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo   |  06 December 2017

Martha* cradles her baby in her arms as she sits in the refugee registration centre in Meri, a refugee site in the remote province of Bas- Uélé in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The site which was opened last year in October to accommodate South Sudanese refugees now has almost 30,000 inhabitants.

05 Dec 2017 description

Le Haut Commissariat des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés (HCR) a soutenu les autorités congolaises dans l’ouverture de deux nouveaux sites de réfugiés à l’est et au nord-est de la République Démocratique du Congo (RDC), afin de pouvoir assurer la protection d’un nombre grandissant de réfugiés dans le pays. Les nouveaux sites se trouvent à proximité de la ville de Baraka, dans la province du Sud-Kivu, et de Dungu, dans la province de Haut-Uélé.

01 Dec 2017 description

Faits saillants

  • La Zone de santé de Fataki en alerte nutritionnelle.

  • Médecins Sans Frontières quitte le Territoire d’Irumu, se repositionne à Kisangani et dans les Uélé.

Aperçu de la situation

19 Nov 2017 description

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Average to below average 2017 season crops due to reduced planting area, erratic rainfall in parts and invasion of Fall Armyworms

  • Inflation rates forecast to slightly increase in 2017

  • Food and livestock prices at high levels driven by limited supplies and ongoing conflict which continue to disrupt markets

  • Humanitarian crisis in Kasai Region and extension of inter-communal conflicts in Tanganyika Region and in eastern part of country continue to deteriorate food security situation

16 Nov 2017 description

New York, 16 November 2017

As delivered

This crisis rarely reaches the international headlines so I am grateful for the opportunity to brief you on the growing humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. My main message today is that we can no longer deal with this crisis on a business-as-usual basis. The scale and scope of the humanitarian crisis has far surpassed what we estimated or planned for this year.

16 Nov 2017 description

The humanitarian situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has deteriorated dramatically over the past year. The crisis has deepened and spread, affecting people in areas previously considered stable and stretching the coping mechanisms of people in areas already impacted. A surge in violent conflict and intercommunal tensions has forced more than 1.7 million people to flee their homes in 2017 – an average of more than 5,500 people per day.

16 Nov 2017 description

In October, 1,593 South Sudanese refugees were biometrically registered in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC); an increase compared to the previous month (1,074).

A primary school and health post were inaugurated at the Biringi refugee site and handed over to the local authorities. These infrastructures will serve the refugees as well as the host community.

Construction works began at the recently allocated Kaka refugee site near the town of Dungu (Haut-Uélé province).

KEY INDICATORS

12 Nov 2017 description

Ce rapport a été produit par OCHA en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il couvre la période du 26 octobre au 8 novembre 2017. Le prochain rapport sera publié vers le 22/11/2017.

Faits saillants

  • Un conflit foncier entraîne des pertes humaines et des déplacements de personnes.

  • PEAR Plus assistera plus de 200 000 personnes dans trois zones de santé.

Aperçu de la situation

11 Nov 2017 description

In September, more than 1,000 newly arrived South Sudanese refugees were biometrically registered in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC); all of them at Meri and Biringi refugee sites.

UNHCR increased its support for school fees, uniforms and school supplies and covers the expenses for over 6,000 primary school-aged refugee children and 800 children from the local communities.

Almost 10,000 families received their monthly cash grants at Meri and Biringi sites, allowing them to purchase goods according to their own needs and priorities.

05 Nov 2017 description

This month’s update highlights children and armed conflict concerns and provides recommendations for the protection of children in the situations of Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. The update additionally provides information regarding the status of the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict conclusion negotiations on the Secretary-General’s report on the situation of children and armed conflict in Nigeria.

01 Nov 2017 description

Les conflits continuent à perturber les moyens d’existence des ménages dans les zones affectées

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