- Togo: Floods - Sep 2017
- Togo: Meningitis Outbreak - Feb 2016
- Benin/Nigeria/Togo: Lassa Fever Outbreak - Jan 2016
- West Africa: Ebola Outbreak - Mar 2014
- Togo: Cholera Outbreak - Nov 2013
- West/Central Africa: Floods - Jun 2010
- West Africa: Floods - Jul 2009
- West Africa: Floods - Jul 2008
- Togo: Floods - Sep 2007
- West Africa: Floods - Jul 2007
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.
- 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
Voluntary Repatriation of Ivorian Refugees
The worst outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in history continues to ravage communities in West Africa. UNICEF estimates that 9.8 million children and young people under the age of 20 live in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia; countries where disease transmission is widespread and intense. Of these, 2.9 million are under the age of 5. UNICEF estimates that up to 10,000 children have lost one or both parents or caregivers due to Ebola.
To boost fight against Ebola and strengthen community-based services for the future, UNICEF raises appeal to US$500 million
NEW YORK/GENEVA, 12 December 2014 – UNICEF today announced an expanded fight against the Ebola virus in West Africa over the next six months, costing a total of US$500 million – of which just 24 per cent ($125.7 million) has been secured.
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC) West Coast Regional Representation (WCRR) established in 2011 in Abidjan covers seven National Societies of Benin, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria Sierra Leone and Togo. The regional office is established to coordinate and provide technical support to the developments of National Societies (NS) programmes, institutional capacity that will maximise the Red Cross impact in the region.
1. Executive Summary
- More than 13,000 refugees have returned since the beginning of 2013, the Ivorian and Liberian authorities want to continue to facilitate returns.
- The Ivorian and Guinean local authorities work together to maintain security.
- Humanitarian organizations are reorganizing their presence in the west of the country.
• Plus de 13 000 réfugiés sont rentrés depuis le début de l’année 2013; les autorités ivoiriennes et libériennes veulent continuer à faciliter les retours.
• Les autorités locales ivoiriennes et guinéennes collaborent au maintien de la sécurité.
• Des organisations humanitaires réorganisent leur présence dans l’ouest du pays.
1. Executive Summary
Overall Project/Program Status:
• Facilitation of voluntary repatriation from Liberia to Côte d’Ivoire commences with first convoy of 118 refugees departing on 21 October.
• Ivorian Minister of Employment and Social Affairs visits European countries to mobilize additional resources needed for humanitarian action in Côte d’Ivoire.
• Liberian borders re-opened after 11 October elections pass peacefully.
• Updated registration in Accra shows drop in number of asylum seekers in Ghana.
This report covers the period 01/01/2011 to 30/06/2011
Humanitarian country teams in each crisis with a consolidated appeal (or comparable concerted action plan) have completed their mid-year reviews, compiling information on outputs to date compared to the targets stated in their plans for 2011, analyzing key humanitarian indicators and trends, re-calibrating their strategies and re-validating the detailed operational plans and funding requests. This document summarizes trends, innovations, and (in the second part) each country’s mid-year review.
This report covers the period 1January 2010 to 31 December 2010.
Programme outcome: National Societies in the West Coast region—Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Togo—work within the framework of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Strategy 2020 to contribute to improving the lives of vulnerable populations in the region and promoting social inclusion and peace.