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01 Jun 2018 description

Global Overview MAY 2018

02 May 2018 description

Global Overview APRIL 2018

10 Apr 2018 description
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  • The government’s Strategic Reserve Corporation has prepositioned 160,151 metric tons (MT) of sorghum in Kassala and North Darfur.

  • A joint mission to Otash IDP camp in South Darfur assessed the needs of some 1,200 IDPs from East Jebel Marra.

  • UNHCR and COR have distributed non-food items to over 6,300 South Sudanese refugee families in Khartoum.

  • Japan donates $1.2 million to assist returnees, South Sudanese refugees, IDPs and host communities.

FIGURES 2018

03 Apr 2018 description

Global Overview MARCH 2018

22 Mar 2018 description

N’DJAMENA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is scaling up nutrition support for 65,000 people in Chad’s fragile Sahel region, thanks to a US$2.5 million contribution from the Government of Japan.

Insufficient rainfall during the last planting season in parts of Chad’s Sahel region has ignited an early onset of the lean season – the period when families increasingly face difficulties feeding themselves as food stocks from the previous harvest are depleted. The situation is compounded by chronically high levels of acute malnutrition.

22 Mar 2018 description

N’DJAMENA – Le Programme Alimentaire Mondial des Nations Unies (PAM) déploie ses opérations de soutien nutritionnel pour 65 000 personnes dans la région fragile de la bande sahélienne au Tchad, grâce à une contribution de 2,5 millions de dollars du gouvernement japonais.

14 Mar 2018 description

YOKOHAMA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed the announcement of a US$72.3 million contribution from the Government of Japan. The generous infusion of funding will enable WFP to provide vital food and nutrition assistance in 23 countries across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.

01 Mar 2018 description

Global Overview FEBRUARY 2018

16 Feb 2018 description

Kobiteye - L’OIM, l’organisme des Nations Unies chargé des migrations, a remis, en début de semaine (05/02), des abris semi-durables à 107 familles du camp de rapatriés de Kobiteye, à la frontière sud du Tchad, qui accueille plus de 5 500 Tchadiens de retour de République centrafricaine (RCA).

Situé à 600 km de N’Djamena, la capitale tchadienne, le site de Kobiteye accueille des rapatriés depuis 2013. L’OIM au Tchad participe activement à la fourniture d’un soutien socioéconomique et psychosocial et cette dernière activité a été rendue possible grâce au soutien du Japon.

09 Feb 2018 description

Kobiteye, Chad – IOM, the UN Migration Agency earlier this week (05/02) handed over semi-durable shelters to 107 households at the Kobiteye returnee camp on the southern border of Chad that hosts over 5,500 Chadian returnees from the Central African Republic (CAR).

Located some 600km south of the capital city N’Djamena, the Kobiteye site has been home to returnees since 2013. IOM Chad has been active in providing socio-economic and psychosocial support and this latest development was made possible with support from Japan.

02 Jan 2018 description

Global Overview DECEMBER 2017

26 Oct 2017 description

The global burden of Improvised Explosive Devices

Iain Overton and Jennifer Dathan

There is no day that goes past without the impact of an improvised explosive device (IED) making headlines around the world. Of all explosive weapons used, the IED is the most widespread, the most harmful and the most pernicious. Based on the belief that to overcome a problem, we must first understand it, this monitor is a small step in seeking to address the terrible realities of today.
It is a monitor that is, also, a response to a call to action.

17 Oct 2017 description
report European Union

On Monday 16 October 2017 the Council adopted the EU Annual Report on Human Rights And Democracy in the World in 2016.

2016 was a challenging year for human rights and democracy, with a shrinking space for civil society and complex humanitarian and political crises emerging. In this context, the European Union showed leadership and remained strongly committed to promote and protect human rights and democracy across the world.

21 Sep 2017 description

Co-chairs statement issued on behalf of: Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mr. Mark Lowcock; European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, H.E. Mr. Christos Stylianides; and African Union Commissioner for Political Affairs, H.E. Ms. Minata Samate Cessouma.

21 Aug 2017 description

N’DJAMENA –Le Programme alimentaire mondial (PAM) des Nations Unies au Tchad salue la contribution du Japon s’élevant à 2,6 millions de dollars (300 millions de Yen, soit 1,53 milliards de francs CFA) pour fournir une assistance alimentaire à 177 000 personnes vulnérables vivant dans le Sahel au Tchad, dont beaucoup ne savent pas d’où viendra leur prochain repas.

18 Aug 2017 description

N’DJAMENA ── The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes Ja-pan’s contribution of US$2.6 million (Yen 300 million) to provide food assistance to 177,000 vulnerable people in Chad’s Sahel region, many of whom are uncertain where their next meal will come from.

The funding will contribute to providing WFP rations of cereals, pulses, oil and salt to some 62,500 Chadian households in the Sahel, along with half-rations to 114,500 Su-danese refugees who have been living in camps in the East for more than a decade.

25 Feb 2017 description

• Promesses de contribution à hauteur de $458 millions de dollars américains pour 2017 et $214 millions pour 2018 et au-delà, annoncées par 14 donateurs

• La conférence a donné une voix aux personnes touchées par le conflit et la crise

• Accord pour répondre aux besoins de développement à plus long terme et chercher des solutions durables aux crises

24 Feb 2017 description
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Chair’s outcome statement
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Pledging matrix
  • Pledges of US$458 million for 2017 and $214 million for 2018 and beyond announced by 14 donors

  • The conference gave voice to people affected by the conflict and crisis

  • Agreement to address longer-term development needs and seek durable solutions to crises

24 Feb 2017 description

The Government of Japan has allocated USD 34.3 million to support IOM’s operations to assist vulnerable migrants including displaced persons, refugees, returnees and affected communities around the world in 2017.

The funding will also contribute to increasing the capacity of various governments in humanitarian border management to cope with displacement resulting from conflicts and to enhance security.