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05 Jun 2013 description

Since 2012 the DRC has witnessed a constant increase in the number of internally displaced people, up from 1.7 million in December 2011 to more than 2.6 million in April 2013. The east of the country has remained very unstable due to the presence of various armed groups and militias.

01 Apr 2013 description
report IRIN

NAIROBI, 31 March 2013 (IRIN) - The British government has announced a major new programme aimed at providing essential healthcare to six million people in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The five-year, US$270.7 million project will focus on rebuilding health facilities, training health workers, and supplying drugs and equipment.

13 Feb 2013 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Le fort activisme des groupes armés a provoqué une détérioration de la protection des civils et une diminution de l’espace humanitaire.

  • La crise du M23 au Nord-Kivu a présenté de nouveaux défis à la communauté humanitaire du Sud-Kivu.

  • Des épidémies de choléra et de rougeole maîtrisées par les acteurs humanitaires.

  • Les forces de défense et de sécurité restent responsables de plus de la moitié des incidents de protection rapportés.

06 Feb 2013 description

Faits saillants

• Le HCR a revu le nombre de réfugiés centrafricains à la hausse : Près de 5 000 réfugiés centrafricains vivent en Equateur

• Plus de 1 500 cas de rougeole notifiés en janvier 2013. La province a besoin de plus de moyens pour faire face à l’épidémie.

28 Jan 2013 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 50,000 cholera cases, 1,300 deaths, recorded during the last two years
  • North Kivu: Protection of civilians severely tested amid increased abuses by armed men
  • 973 tons of food distributed to more than 100,000 displaced people in and around Goma
18 Jan 2013 description

HIGHLIGHTS

-US$ 30.5 million urgently needed to assist 590,000 persons in North Kivu

-Maniema: Some 50,000 have fled insecurity in Punia Territory since December

-Katanga: Concern over food insecurity in Pweto Territory amid increasing population movements

-35,000 children vaccinated against measles in South Kivu while 1.2 million targeted in North Kivu