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CAR Situation UNHCR CAR Update - April 2017

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Situation Report
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KEY FIGURES

440,000
IDPs in CAR of whom 108,333in sites and 291,667 in host families

18,425
Central African refugees have spontaneously returned to the country since the start of the year

2,740
IDP households returned from IDP sites in Bangui during April

FUNDING

USD 53.3 million
Requested for the situation

Funded 21%

PRIORITIES

  • Ensure the delivery of protection monitoring and response to IDPs in the central zone of the country
  • Complete the return of IDPs from the last remaining sites in Bangui
  • Register and assist new refugee returnees numbers across the country

Highlights

  • Cross-border meetings were held with UNHCR colleagues from the Democratic Republic of Congo to discuss the facilitation of voluntary repatriation amidst an increase in spontaneous returns to CAR.

  • The number of IDPs in CAR has increased following armed group attacks on a number of villages along the Bambari-Ippy road in Ouaka prefecture

  • UNHCR continued its efforts to harmonise classification tools for incidents of SGBV. A number of missions and trainings were organised to establish a common best practice.