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23 Jan 2019 description

Ceci est un résumé des déclarations du porte-parole du HCR Charlie Yaxley – à qui toute citation peut être attribuée – lors de la conférence de presse du 22 janvier 2019 au Palais des Nations à Genève.

Une nouvelle flambée de violence au nord-est du Nigéria a forcé des milliers de Nigérians, pour la plupart des femmes et des enfants, à fuir pour chercher refuge au Tchad, dans la région du lac Tchad.

22 Jan 2019 description

Within the period of 7-13 January 2019, a total of 14,624 movements were recorded, including 14,085 arrivals and 539 departures. Arrivals were recorded at locations in Askira Uba, Bama, Chibok, Damboa, Dikwa, Gwoza, Jere, Kala Balge, Konduga, Mafa, Magumeri, Maiduguri, Mobbar, Monguno and Ngala Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Borno state and locations in Demsa, Fufore, Girei, Gombi, Guyuk, Hong, Lamurde, Madagali, Maiha, Mayo Belwa, Michika, Mubi North, Mubi South, Numan, Song, Yola North and Yola South LGAs of Adamawa state.

22 Jan 2019 description

Context: The crisis currently affecting the Lake Chad Basin states results from a complex combination of factors, including conflict with Non- State Armed Groups, extreme poverty, underdevelopment and a changing climate, which together have triggered significant displacement of populations. As of 19 January 2019, Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria were hosting an estimated 4,545,049 affected individuals made up of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), Refugees (both in- and out-of-camp), Returnees (Former IDPs and Returnees from abroad) and Third Country Nationals (TCNs).

22 Jan 2019 description


Ce rapport est composé d’un ensemble d’infographies et de cartes sur les différentes tendances migratoires au Tchad. Il traite d’un grand nombre des mouvements de populations recensés depuis, vers et au sein du territoire tchadien et dresse une vue générale des populations en mouvements.

22 Jan 2019 description

Some 15,000 people have been forced to flee into neighbouring Chad and Cameroon as conflict in Nigeria’s restive Borno State escalates.

By Simplice Kpandji in Dar es salam, Chad and Xavier Bourgois in Goura, Cameroon

Aicha Moussa is lucky to be alive. Three days after militants attacked her village in Baga town in north-eastern Nigeria, she took off with her two children, crossing into Chad.

“I was afraid. I feared for my life and those of my children,” says the 25-year-old mother.

22 Jan 2019 description

By Martin Scott, Senior Lecturer in Media and International Development at the University of East Anglia, UK

NORWICH, UK, Jan 22 2019 (IPS) - According to a recent poll of aid agencies by the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the most under-reported crisis of 2018 was the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

22 Jan 2019 description

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

A new upsurge of violence in northeastern Nigeria has forced thousands of people – most of them women and children - to seek safety in Chad’s Lake Chad region.

An estimated 6,000 refugees have fled Nigeria’s restive Borno State since 26 December, when clashes erupted between Nigerian government forces and non-state armed groups in Baga town, near the Chadian border.

21 Jan 2019 description

Nigerian refugees displaced in Cameroon, Chad and Niger due to insurgency as of 30 November 2018 (or latest figures available)

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Cameroon, Chad, Niger and north-east Nigeria due to insurgency as of 30 November 2018 (or latest figures available)


USD 163.5 M
requested for the Nigeria situation (Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, including support costs)

Funded 38%
62 M

21 Jan 2019 description


This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 58 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key new and ongoing events, including:

18 Jan 2019 description

À la fin du mois de décembre 2018, 21 Plans de réponse humanitaire (HRP) et le Plan régional de réponse pour la Syrie (3RP) nécessitaient 24,93 milliards de dollars pour assister 97,9 millions de personnes ayant un besoin urgent d’assistance humanitaire. Les financements requis restaient identiques à ceux enregistrés à fin du mois de novembre 2018. Les plans sont financés à hauteur de 14,58 milliards de dollars, comblant 58,5% des besoins financiers pour 2018.

16 Jan 2019 description

The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is produced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). It provides a quarterly forward-looking analysis of major disaster risks to food security and agriculture, specifically highlighting:

16 Jan 2019 description


Des violences intercommunautaires ont éclaté en décembre 2013 et provoqué le déplacement interne et transfrontalier de personnes. La République Centrafricaine continue de faire face à des niveaux élevés d’insécurité et de conflits violents entre différents groupes armés dans la majeure partie du pays, provoquant des déplacements nouveaux et prolongés.