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12 Dec 2018 description


West and Central Africa’s (WCA) population is predominantly young. More than 64% are under the age of 24. Young people are a tremendous resource for the region – but their potential will only be realized when the right investments in their education, health, skills and empowerment are made.

29 Nov 2018 description
infographic UN Children's Fund

West and Central Africa is the region with the world’s second-highest HIV burden. While progress in the HIV response has been slow, political will is positioned to tackle the challenges. Less than half of pregnant and breastfeeding women were covered by prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) services in 2017. An estimated 69,000 adolescents aged 10–19 years were newly infected with HIV in 2017, a number only 1 per cent lower than in 2010. About the same number (67,000) of estimated new HIV infections occurred among children aged 0–9 years in 2017.

03 Sep 2018 description


  • Le 21 Mai 2018, Une mission “Go and See” de réfugiés ivoiriens en provenance du Togo a été reçu à Noé (frontière Ghana-Cote D’Ivoire). du 22 au 25 Mai, HCR Togo et Cote D’Ivoire ainsi que les partenaires ont assisté les réfugiés à rencontrer les différentes autorités administratives à Abidjan, Divo et Gagnoa et faciliter les échanges sur le processus de rapatriement.

05 Jul 2018 description
  • Can Universal Health Coverage prioritize health impact?
  • Are long-lasting insecticidal nets for malaria control sufficient and sustainable?
  • How can we keep up the momentum to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV by 2030?
  • How can observation uncover issues critical to ensuring health interventions succeed?
  • What elements are essential to improving voluntary contraception use among married youth?
  • How can high-risk advanced maternal age and high parity pregnancies be averted?
19 Feb 2018 description
  • 08 mass awareness campaigns on Birth Registration, SGBV, Human Rights and HIV/Aids in Guiglo.
  • 130 Ivorian Refugees were able to return to Cote D’Ivoire safely from Guinea, Togo and Liberia.
  • 15 graduates received their installation kits and 196 new students enrolled in the Training center in Tabou

Main Activities

Voluntary Repatriation of Ivorian Refugees

18 Dec 2017 description

To improve health of women and girls in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Central America, Grand Challenges Canada and partners launch or scale-up 18 projects, bring Canada's new Feminist International Assistance Policy to life.

Toronto - Grand Challenges Canada today announced 18 projects extending innovative forms of health-related lifelines to some of humanity's most acutely impoverished, neglected and vulnerable women and girls, supported by the Government of Canada through Global Affairs Canada.

05 Dec 2017 description

ABIDJAN/DAKAR/NEW YORK/GENEVA, 5 December 2017 – More than four decades into the HIV epidemic, four in five children living with HIV in West and Central Africa are still not receiving life-saving antiretroviral therapy, and AIDS-related deaths among adolescents aged 15-19 are on the rise, according to a new report released today.

04 Jul 2017 description

African heads of state meet today in Addis Ababa to endorse the emergency catch-up plan led by UNAIDS to accelerate HIV treatment in West and Central Africa.

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) reiterates its call for a clear roadmap and strong political commitment from affected governments and all international stakeholders, towards removing longstanding barriers and implementing proven simplified strategies that will boost lifesaving treatment for 4.7 million living with HIV not yet accessing antiretroviral therapy (ARV).

15 Jun 2017 description
report Caritas

Kinshasa, le 13 juin 2017 (caritasdev.cd) : Le projet Lumière et vie de la Caritas Togo, dans l’Ouest de l’Afrique, assure la prise en charge des orphelins et enfants vulnérables (OEV en sigle) affectés et/ou infectés du VIH SIDA. L’OCDI/ Caritas Togo mène ce projet avec le cofinancement des trois partenaires. Il s’agit de la Caritas Allemagne, de l’Enfance Missionnaire (Kindermissionswerk) en Allemagne et du Secours Catholique/ Caritas France. Ce projet est exécuté depuis 2017, suite au projet pilote, pour une durée de trois ans et s’inscrit dans le domaine de la santé.

03 Jun 2017 description


FORMATION SUR LE PROGRAMME Managers et staffs du programme renforcent leurs capacités sur la gestion de programme

AFFLUX DE REFUGIES BURKINABE AU TOGO Près de 4000 déplacés arrivés au nord Togo suite à un conflit foncier

PROJET AGROPASTORAL Les cultures de maraîchage bientôt récoltées par les bénéficiaires au Sud du Togo

11 May 2017 description



Une délégation officielle conduite par le Ministre de l’Agriculture et la Représentante du HCR au Togo ont visité le site agropastoral de Bolou (Sud Togo)


Des Magistrats et membres de la commission d’éligibilité formés sur le droit et la protection internationale des réfugiés


Départ de 10 réfugiés ivoiriens rapatriés en Côte d’Ivoire


18 Mar 2017 description

Ce flash infographie procure un aperçu des données au niveau national pour plus de 150 indicateurs portant sur l’ensemble de l’intégration/des liens entre la santé et les droits en matière de sexualité et de reproduction dont notamment : les connections clés ; un environnement favorable (politique et juridique) ; les systèmes de santé ; la prestation de services intégrés ; les adolescent(e)s et les jeunes et les populations clés.

29 Nov 2016 description

This infographic snapshot provides an overview of national level data for more than 150 indicators covering the full scope of HIV and SRHR linkages including: key connections; enabling environment (policy and legal); health systems; integrated service delivery; a focus on adolescents and youth; and a focus on key populations.

24 Nov 2016 description


  • Since the month of August 2016, the prices of food staples have started decreasing due to newly harvested maize in the southern region of the country, helping to improve the access of rural poor people to food.

Operational updates

21 Oct 2016 description


  • An extension of the Development project until December 2016 is approved. In this frame, WFP Country Office is currently developing a resource mobilization strategy and a communication plan.

  • Prices of food staples have started decreasing due to newly harvested maize in the southern region of the country since last month, helping to improve the access of rural poor people to food.

Operational Updates