Objectives and activities
In 2015, as the Millennium Development Goals reach their deadline, the world can reflect on real progress. Since 1990, thanks to the actions of millions of people around the globe, extreme income poverty has been cut by almost two-thirds, child mortality has fallen by more than half, and more children are attending primary school than ever before.
But these achievements tell only part of the story.
Snapshot 16–23 April
Central African Republic: Renewed clashes between anti-balaka and Seleka fighters occurred in several locations in central, northern, and southwestern provinces. MISCA soldiers are being redeployed to cover areas previously secured by the Chadian contingent. A Christian religious leader was killed and four were abducted in two northern towns, while 30 Christian civilians were reportedly killed in a central town.
- PREFACE DU COORDONNATEUR HUMANITAIRE
Après de longues années de guerre, si la République Démocratique du Congo poursuit son chemin sur la voie de la stabilisation, avec des progrès constatés dans plusieurs domaines, une grande partie de la population reste extrêmement vulnérable, exposée à des risques de deux ordres :