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UNHCR RD Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

UNHCR RD Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

533,387 refugees and asylum seekers in the DRC, of whom 52% are women.

99.3% of refugees in the DRC live in rural areas, and 74% of refugees are settled outside camps or refugee sites.

2,949 …

Across Africa, disaster risk finance is putting a resilient future within reach

Across Africa, disaster risk finance is putting a resilient future within reach

Submitted by Hugo Wesley

co-authors: Lorenzo Piccio

Sub-Saharan Africa knows more than its fair share of disasters induced by natural hazards. The past few months alone have seen drought in the Horn of Africa, floods …

Witness: At Least 48 Civilians Killed in North-Central Burkina Faso

Witness: At Least 48 Civilians Killed in North-Central Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's government says at least 46 people were killed in intercommunal violence after jihadists attacked a town in the north earlier this week.

Government spokesman Remis Fulgance Dandjino said on state television Friday that …

UN chief expresses ‘full confidence’ in top Somalia official following Government expulsion

UN chief expresses ‘full confidence’ in top Somalia official following Government expulsion

According to news reports, Mr. Haysom was accused of violating diplomatic rules and overstepping his authority by the Government, in questioning the legal basis for the arrest of a former al-Shabab deputy leader early last …

UN chief expresses ‘full confidence’ in top Somalia official following Government expulsion

UN chief expresses ‘full confidence’ in top Somalia official following Government expulsion

According to news reports, Mr. Haysom was accused of violating diplomatic rules and overstepping his authority by the Government, in questioning the legal basis for the arrest of a former al-Shabab deputy leader early last …

Witness: At Least 48 Civilians Killed in North-Central Burkina Faso

Witness: At Least 48 Civilians Killed in North-Central Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's government says at least 46 people were killed in intercommunal violence after jihadists attacked a town in the north earlier this week.

Government spokesman Remis Fulgance Dandjino said on state television Friday that …

SUDAN AIMS TO REDUCE INFLATION TO 27.1 PERCENT IN 2019

SUDAN AIMS TO REDUCE INFLATION TO 27.1 PERCENT IN 2019

KHARTOUM, Sudan, The Central Bank of Sudan said on Tuesday, that, it intends to reduce the country's inflation rate to 27.1 percent in 2019.

"The policies of the Central Bank of Sudan for 2019, intend …

Nigeria Targets 26M People in Yellow Fever Campaign

Nigeria Targets 26M People in Yellow Fever Campaign

ABUJA A vaccination center in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, is swarming with people, a sign that Nigeria's campaign to vaccinate more people against yellow fever appears to be making headway.

As part of the effort, Nigeria's …

Nigeria Targets 26M People in Yellow Fever Campaign

Nigeria Targets 26M People in Yellow Fever Campaign

ABUJA A vaccination center in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, is swarming with people, a sign that Nigeria's campaign to vaccinate more people against yellow fever appears to be making headway.

As part of the effort, Nigeria's …

Commission Implementing Decision of 13.12.2018 amending Commission Implementing Decision C(2017) 8863 on the financing of humanitarian aid operational priorities from the 2018 general budget of the European Union – ECHO/WWD/BUD/2018/01000

Commission Implementing Decision of 13.12.2018 amending Commission Implementing Decision C(2017) 8863 on the financing of humanitarian aid operational priorities from the 2018 general budget of the European Union – ECHO/WWD/BUD/2018/01000

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid1 , and in particular Article …

Commission Implementing Decision of 13.12.2018 amending Commission Implementing Decision C(2017) 8863 on the financing of humanitarian aid operational priorities from the 2018 general budget of the European Union – ECHO/WWD/BUD/2018/01000

Commission Implementing Decision of 13.12.2018 amending Commission Implementing Decision C(2017) 8863 on the financing of humanitarian aid operational priorities from the 2018 general budget of the European Union – ECHO/WWD/BUD/2018/01000

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid1 , and in particular Article …

UNHCR DR Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

UNHCR DR Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

533,387 refugees and asylum seekers in DRC, among them 52% women.

99.3% of refugees in DRC live in rural areas, and 74% live outside refugee camps or settlements.

2,949 refugees voluntary returned from DRC to …

UNHCR DR Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

UNHCR DR Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

533,387 refugees and asylum seekers in DRC, among them 52% women.

99.3% of refugees in DRC live in rural areas, and 74% live outside refugee camps or settlements.

2,949 refugees voluntary returned from DRC to …