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17 Aug 2018 description

Lara Palmisano

Throughout 2017, the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) supported relief operations in 36 countries to ensure delivery of urgent aid to millions of people in desperate need.

CERF’s 2017 Annual Report, launched today, provides a detailed account of how, during the year, CERF and its partners ensured strategic use of almost $420 million in donor contributions to deliver the highest priority aid, where and when it was need the most.

16 Aug 2018 description

In July, hostilities between armed groups and inter-communal fighting persisted in most of the country. In Western Bahr el Ghazal, fighting was reported between armed groups in Mboro and Bisellia in Wau County. Several IDPs from Wadhalele have arrived in Wau town. Civilians in Nagero were also displaced to Tambura town and Bazia in Western Bahr el Ghazal due to insecurity and conflict. In Central Equatoria an estimated number of 15,000 IDPs were reportedly displaced by conflict in Tore, Yei County. Thirty-seven civilians were abducted in Minyori Payam, Yei County.

27 Jul 2018 description

Faits saillants

  • Environ 320 000 doses de vaccin pour riposter contre la polio en Ituri.

  • Plus de 29 000 personnes ont bénéficié des outils agricoles à Niania et Bafwasende.

Aperçu de la situation

Les experts du secteur logistique ont estimé à plus de USD 2 800 000 le coût des travaux de réhabilitation, de réparation et d’aménagement de près de 500 km de routes et de pistes d’atterrissage des dix zones de santé des provinces de l’Ituri, du Bas-Uélé et de la Tshopo.

23 Jul 2018 description

Ce rapport a été produit par OCHA en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il couvre la période du 12 au 18 juillet 2018. Le prochain rapport sera publié vers le 25/7/2018.

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 227 000 personnes ont été assistées en Ituri et dans la Tshopo entre mai 2017 et juin 2018.

Aperçu de la situation

19 Jul 2018 description

In June 2018, thousands of people were forced to flee their homes due to hostilities in several parts of the Country. In Central Equatoria, about 20,700 IDPs were reported in Yei town- this follows fighting in several locations in Yei County and nearly 3,100 people were displaced from Kupera to Lainya following harassment and looting by armed elements. In Western Equatoria, some 18,500 IDPs were registered in Tambura; they fled fighting in Nagero, Nagero County.

19 Jul 2018 description

Faits saillants

  • Amélioration de la situation alimentaire dans le Territoire de Mambasa.

  • Articles ménagers, eau, éducation d’urgence au profit de 50 000 personnes à Djugu.

Aperçu de la situation

06 Jul 2018 description

Faits saillants

  • Nutrition, articles ménages essentiels et santé au cœur de la réponse actuelle dans le Territoire de Djugu.

Aperçu de la situation

Le 1er juillet, un groupe de personnes armées a fait une incursion dans le site spontané des déplacés de Kimanda, environ 68 km au sud de Bunia dans le Territoire d’Irumu. Quatorze personnes déplacées ont été victimes de vol.

25 Jun 2018 description

CERF announces new findings in latest Results Report

Claudia Hargarten June 26, 2018

A new Results Report takes stock of how a US$439 million humanitarian investment from more than 50 donors delivered life-saving assistance to over 22 million people facing the consequences of natural disasters and conflict around the world.

22 Jun 2018 description

This quarterly update is compiled by OCHA ROSEA to support growth in innovative policy, practice and partnerships in humanitarian action to better engage with disaster-affected communities across Southern and Eastern Africa.

How can we better support innovation in emergencies

Agnes Schneidt, Innovation Officer (Energy and Environment), looks back on UNHCR’s operations in Uganda and lessons learned for the future:

19 Jun 2018 description

In May 2018, tens of thousands of people were displaced as a result of continued clashes in several parts of Unity, including Mayom, Rubkona, Guit, Koch, Leer and Mayendit. The people of Leer County suffered the worst of the fighting, with over 40,000 people reported to be displaced to the swampy areas of Meer, Pap, Kok, Dir and Toch-Riak. Partners continued to report the burning down of villages, looting, indiscriminate killings and sexual violence. In Central Equatoria, sporadic fighting was reported outside Yei town.

08 Jun 2018 description

Faits saillants

  • Sensibilisation à la paix et réconciliation : les autorités coutumières de Djugu au centre de l’action.

  • Plus de 40 000 déplacés de Bule reçoivent une assistance en cash grâce au RRMP.

Aperçu de la situation

25 May 2018 description

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 86 000 personnes ciblées par une assistance humanitaire dans la Zone de santé d’Angumu.

  • De nombreux projets financés par le Fonds Humanitaire.

Aperçu de la situation

11 May 2018 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Plus de USD 528 millions de promesses financières lors de la première conférence des donateurs, montant surpassant les contributions de toute l’année 2017.

  • Agences onusiennes et ONG nationales et internationales s’activent en faveur des personnes affectées par la crise de Djugu.

  • Le travail des acteurs humanitaires est régi par des principes qui sont codifiés et qui sont valables en tout temps. Ces principes mettent la primauté de l’humain au centre de toute opération humanitaire.

11 May 2018 description

Faits saillants

  • Des dizaines de décès en l’espace d’un mois parmi les personnes déplacées à Aru.

  • Des milliers d’écoliers en passe de rater leurs examens de fin de cycle.

Aperçu de la situation

11 May 2018 description

In April, renewed fighting in Mayom, Rubkona, Guit, Koch, Leer and Mayendit counties in Unity led to displacement of thousands of civilians. Three villages were burnt down following clashes in and around Koch town, displacing over 7,000 people, while nearly 600 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) arrived in Nyal, Panyijiar County. In Jonglei, fighting was reported in Akobo, Nyirol and Uror counties where several civilians were killed and thousands displaced. At least 13,000 displaced people arrived in Guiy village, north-west of Motot following the fighting in Nyirol and Uror counties.

03 May 2018 description

2017 IN REVIEW

HUMANITARIAN CONTEXT

Humanitarian situation in 2017

24 Apr 2018 description

Funding required: $25.31 B

Funding received: $2.97 B

Funding percentage: 11.8%

People in need: 131.1 M

People to receive aid: 95.1 M

Countries affected: 36

As at 31 March 2018, UN-coordinated Humanitarian Response Plans (HRP) and the Syria 3RP Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan require US$25.31 billion to meet the humanitarian needs of 131.1 million crisis-affected people in 26 countries.

16 Apr 2018 description

In March, partners in South Sudan continued to respond to health emergencies including an outbreak of Rift Valley fever, measles and a suspected outbreak of meningitis, in different parts of the country. The outbreak of Rift Valley fever continued to evolve in parts of Lakes, with a total of 40 cases and four related deaths reported in Yirol East, Yirol West and Awerial. However, the suspected meningitis outbreak in Torit, Eastern Equatoria, first reported on 15 February 2018, started to decline, with only two suspected cases reported during March.