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18 Jan 2019 description

À la fin du mois de décembre 2018, 21 Plans de réponse humanitaire (HRP) et le Plan régional de réponse pour la Syrie (3RP) nécessitaient 24,93 milliards de dollars pour assister 97,9 millions de personnes ayant un besoin urgent d’assistance humanitaire. Les financements requis restaient identiques à ceux enregistrés à fin du mois de novembre 2018. Les plans sont financés à hauteur de 14,58 milliards de dollars, comblant 58,5% des besoins financiers pour 2018.

18 Jan 2019 description

Tchad - L’Organisation internationale pour les migrations (OIM) au Tchad a besoin de 1,2 million de dollars pour aider plus de 950 migrants et ressortissants tchadiens déplacés par l’éclatement d’affrontements intercommunautaires autour de deux exploitations aurifères près de la frontière libyenne fin décembre (27-28/12).

17 Jan 2019 description

After increased insecurity in the Tillabéry region of Niger caused large numbers of people to flee their homes, MSF carried out an emergency response in early January 2019.

MSF deputy head of mission Boulama Elhadji Gori describes the situation.

Why did MSF carry out an emergency response in the rural area of Dessa in the Tillabéry region last week?

A state of emergency was declared recently in the department of Tillabéry, in the region of the same name. Like many other departments in the region, Tillabéry faces many security challenges.

15 Jan 2019 description

Date d’évaluation : le 24 et le 25 décembre 2018

Site de Tadress et Sakoira, Communes de Tillabéri et Sakoira, Département de Tillabéri, Région de Tillabéri Localisation : Le site est situé à environ 7 km du poste de police à l'entrée de Tillabéri sur l'axe Niamey-Tillabéri.

Coordonnées GPS : Longitude: Latitude _14.20094 Longitude _1.48863

14 Jan 2019 description

Overview

This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme (WHE) is currently monitoring 60 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key ongoing events, including:

14 Jan 2019 description
report Insecurity Insight

Security Incidents and Access Constraints

Africa

Central African Republic

12 Jan 2019 description
report UN News Service

L'Organisation internationale pour les migrations (OIM) au Tchad a déclaré vendredi avoir besoin de 1,2 million de dollars pour fournir une aide d'urgence à plus de 950 migrants et ressortissants tchadiens déplacés par des affrontements intercommunautaires autour de deux mines d'or près de la frontière libyenne à la fin du mois de décembre.

11 Jan 2019 description

BESOINS HUMANITAIRES ET CHIFFRES CLÉS SITUATION NATIONALE

La situation humanitaire au Niger reste marquée par la persistance de cinq crises majeures : l’insécurité alimentaire, la malnutrition, les déplacements de population, les inondations et les épidémies. De multiples facteurs de stress chroniques, l’accès limité à l'eau potable, à l'hygiène et à l'assainissement, aux soins de santé et les chocs successifs font que chaque année, des millions de personnes ont besoin d'une assistance humanitaire.

11 Jan 2019 description

KEY INDICATORS

  • 2,202 Refugees evacuated temporarily from Libya to Niger as part of the ETM (Emergency Transit Mechanism) from November 2017 – December 2018

  • 1,647 Persons profiled by UNHCR in Agadez seeking asylum

  • 53,510 Persons internally displaced in the Tillaberi & Tahoua regions

Operational Context

The key situations include:

11 Jan 2019 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights
- Cameroon: No new cases at week 52. The second round of the vaccination campaign the the Far North is planned in February 2019 (see page 2).
- D. R. Congo: no data due to technical constraints (internet interruptions).
- Niger: no new cases was reported since W48.
- Nigeria: continuing significant decline in the number of new reported cases.

11 Jan 2019 description

Within the period of 31 December 2018 to 06 January 2019, a total of 26,426 movements were recorded, including 24,902 arrivals and 1,524 departures. Arrivals were recorded at locations in Askira Uba, Bama, Biu, Chibok, Damboa, Dikwa, Gwoza, Hawul, Jere, Konduga, Mafa, Magumeri, Maiduguri, Mobbar and Ngala Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Borno state and locations in Demsa, Fufore, Girei, Gombi, Guyuk, Hong, Lamurde, Madagali, Maiha, Mayo Belwa, Michika, Mubi South, Numan, Song, Yola North and Yola South LGAs of Adamawa state.

11 Jan 2019 description

Key figures:

187,423 Libyans currently internally displaced (IDPs)

403,978 returned IDPs (returns registered in 2016 - April 2018)

56,204 registered refugees and asylum seekers in the State of Libya 23,370 overall persons arrived in Italy

1,382 monitoring visits to detention centres in 2018 and 2019

2,709 asylum-seekers and refugees released from detention in 2018

2,793 vulnerable refugees and asylum seekers evacuated since November 2017

Funding

USD 88.1 M required for 2019

11 Jan 2019 description

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Chad requires USD 1.2 million to urgently assist more than 950 migrants and Chadian nationals displaced by inter-communal fighting around two gold mines near the Libyan border at the end of December (27-28/12).

11 Jan 2019 description
  • During the four-day visit to polio endemic countries of Afghanistan and Pakistan, WHO Director General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, reiterated WHO’s commitment to help endemic, outbreak and at-risk countries rid of poliovirus. Read the press release here.

  • In Mozambique, a circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) outbreak is confirmed. See ‘Mozambique’ section below for more details.

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At the end of December 2018, 21 Humanitarian Response Plans (HRP) and the Syria Regional Response Plan (3RP) required US$24.93 billion to assist 97.9 million people in urgent need of humanitarian support. The requirements remained unchanged as of the end of November 2018. The plans are funded at $14.58 billion which amounts to 58.5 per cent of financial requirements for 2018. Notably, the percentage of total funding contributed through humanitarian response plans carried out by the UN with partners in 2018 is estimated at 62.9%.

10 Jan 2019 description

1. Apercu de la situation

Le site d’Ikarfane 2 est situé à environ 64 km au nord-est d’Abala dans la région de Tillabéri et à 15 km de la frontière malienne. Selon les estimations de leaders communautaires, ce site compte 520 ménages (120 ménages Touaregs et 400 ménages Peulhs) d’environ 3 640 personnes dont 764 hommes, 1 056 femmes, 619 garçons et 1 201 filles.