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17 Sep 2018 description

In Numbers

2.796 mt of food assistance distributed

US$ 23,000 cash based transfers made

US$ 5.3 m six months (July-December 2018) net funding requirements, representing 38.6% of total

466 people assisted in July 2018

Operational Updates

08 Sep 2018 description
report UN Security Council

SC/13492

On trouvera ci-après le texte de la déclaration à la presse faite, aujourd’hui, par la Présidente du Conseil de sécurité pour le mois de septembre, Mme Nikki R. Haley (États-Unis):

07 Sep 2018 description
report UN Security Council

SC/13492
7 SEPTEMBER 2018

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Nikki R. Haley (United States):

31 Aug 2018 description
report UN Security Council

CS/13479
30 AOÛT 2018
CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
8337E SÉANCE – MATIN

Le Représentant spécial du Secrétaire général pour la Guinée-Bissau et Chef du Bureau intégré des Nations Unies pour la consolidation de la paix en Guinée-Bissau (BINUGBIS), M. José Viegas Filho, a affiché un certain optimisme ce matin, lors de la réunion du Conseil de sécurité sur la situation dans le pays. Le Premier Ministre « de consensus », M. Aristides Gomes, a confirmé un nouvel élan, tout en appelant à établir un diagnostic pour comprendre les crises politiques des 20 dernières années.

30 Aug 2018 description
report UN Security Council

SC/13479

Security Council
8337th Meeting (AM)

Guinea‑Bissau, having made crucial strides towards overcoming its long‑standing political impasse, must hold free, fair and inclusive elections as scheduled in November or risk rolling back its fragile progress, senior officials briefing the Security Council emphasized today.

23 Aug 2018 description

Summary of the revisions to the Emergency Plan of Action:

In the week of July 9, following the launch of the DREF, an assessment team was deployed in Guinea Bissau to support the Red Cross Society of Guinea Bissau (CRGB) in the kick-off and supervision of the operation. The main objectives of the mission were to:

  • Revise needs assessment tools and processes (in the sectors covered by the DREF and other sectors, if necessary) and facilitate the collection of additional data required.

30 Jul 2018 description
report African Union

Bissau, 28 July 2018: In line with its mandate to promote and enhance peace and security in the continent, the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) undertook a field mission to the Republic of Guinea Bissau from 27 to 28 July 2018. The mission took place in the framework of the implementation of various decisions of the Council on the situation in Guinea Bissau, as well as within context of the implementation of the Conakry Agreement of the October 2016 and the 2016 Bissau Roadmap aimed at bringing the political crisis in Guinea Bissau to an end.

25 Jul 2018 description

In Numbers

303.2 mt of food assistance distributed

US$4.5 m six months (June-November 2018) net funding requirements, representing 23% of total

174,059 people assisted in June 2018

Operational Updates

17 Jul 2018 description

In Numbers

300.6 mt of food assistance distributed

US$4.2 m six months (May-October 2018) net funding requirements, representing 23% of total

173,593 people assisted

Operational Updates

• From 7 to 9 May WFP conducted a training on school meals management procedures for Ministry of Education staff. This capacity strengthening activity supports partnership between WFP and the Ministry.

02 Jul 2018 description
  • Following a storm in Guinea Bissau last week, three people were reportedly killed and some 800 families displaced. The government has activated an emergency mobile number through which victims can call to report and register their cases.

29 Jun 2018 description

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Late arrival of rains delayed planting of 2018 cereal crop

  • Abundant but poorly-distributed rainfall adversely affected 2017 cereal crop production

  • Cereal import requirement about same as last year

  • Increased cashew revenue offsets impact of higher international prices of rice

Late arrival of rains delayed planting of 2018 cereal crop

28 May 2018 description

In Numbers

300.6 mt of food assistance distributed
US$4.2 m six months (May-October 2018) net funding requirements, representing 23% of total
173,593 people assisted in APRIL 2018

Operational Updates

17 May 2018 description
report UN Security Council

CS/13343
CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
8261E SÉANCE – APRÈS-MIDI

Un peu moins de trois mois après le renouvèlement du mandat du Bureau intégré des Nations Unies en Guinée-Bissau (BINUGBIS), le 28 février dernier, les délégations du Conseil de sécurité ont noté, cet après-midi, des progrès politiques concrets en vue de mettre fin à l’impasse politique et institutionnelle qui prévaut dans le pays depuis bientôt trois ans.

16 May 2018 description
report UN Security Council

Security Council
8261st Meeting (PM)
SC/13343

While small forward steps to break a languishing political impasse in Guinea‑Bissau were hopeful ahead of elections and the resumption of National Assembly plenary meetings, threats such as rampant drug trafficking and shortfalls in electoral project financing could hamper further gains, the Security Council heard today.

25 Apr 2018 description

In Numbers

581 mt of food assistance distributed
US$5 m six months (April-September 2018) net funding requirements, representing 23% of total

173,593 people assisted in MARCH 2018

Operational Updates