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Le HCR, l'Agence des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés, est une organisation internationale qui a pour mission de sauver des vies, de protéger les droits des réfugiés et de construire un avenir meilleur pour les réfugiés, les communautés déplacées et les apatrides.
To help approximately three million South Sudanese by providing critical life-saving support and helping people to better cope with shocks from conflict, drought and flooding. This programme aims to save the lives of an estimated two million people who will receive at least one form of humanitarian assistance; and build the capacity of an estimated one million people to recover and cope better with shocks. Over five years this programme will provide food, shelter and access to water and health services to millions of vulnerable people, including women and children.
To provide core funding support to seven UN agencies – Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF); Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); UN Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF); World Food Programme (WFP); World Health Organisation (WHO); and the International Organisation of Migration (IOM) to support a strengthened humanitarian response and a more efficient, effective and transparent system. These UK funds will enable these UN agencies to respond rapidly to urgent humanitarian needs and shore-up operations in neglected or protracted Crises.
The project aims to address the ongoing needs of over 800000 Rohingya refugees, who were displaced by the Myanmar military in August 2017. UK support provides food aid to around one million of them since the influx in August 2017, improved shelter for 400,000 families and clean water and sanitation for over 300,000 people. They also get cooking gas to stop the destruction of forest for firewood. Over 500,000 people will also be supported for sexual and reproductive health and over one million people with other health services. The vulnerable Bangladeshi communities, who host them will also get support. Thus, both groups will lead more fulfilling and meaningful lives. The project will also strengthen disaster preparedness and help to reduce the cost for disaster response through a joint UN and civil-society programme. Around 500,000 people will get timely and cost-effective aid following disasters.
To provide humanitarian assistance to vulnerable people in the Sahel and help them to cope with future disasters. This will be linked to the seasonal calendar and work alongside longer-term resilience programmes to reduce the long term demand for humanitarian assistance in the Sahel, and will be delivered through NGO and multilateral partners.
The programme will deliver vital reforms that strengthen the humanitarian response and ways of working in protracted crisis, maintain the lives and dignity of over 550,000 vulnerable people a year across Sudan and build the resilience of communities vulnerable to conflict and displacement in Darfur.
The programme will provide emergency life-saving assistance to the large influxes of refugees arriving in Uganda, build resilience among refugees and their host communities to reduce Uganda’s humanitarian burden, and deliver on UK Humanitarian Reform priorities. It will support the UK in its leadership role to develop new approaches to protracted crises and in delivering on the New York Declaration’s Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework, with regional and global impact.
Support displacement-affected people and host communities in marginalised areas of Ethiopia through improved basic social services (including education, health, WASH), livelihoods and vocational training, shelter and protection. Support in areas of outward migration and in response to migration challenges. DFID will also support the deployment of standby/surge personnel for pivotal technical specialist positions as part of emergency responses.
This programme directly support 22,000 of the most vulnerable refugees through regular cash-transfers. Cash assistance to refugees covers their basic needs for rent, food, and essential items like blankets and heaters in the winter.
This programme provides life-saving humanitarian aid including food, medical care and protection services to vulnerable migrants along key migration routes towards Europe. It will raise awareness of the dangers of crossing the Sahara and the Mediterranean Sea and will assist those who decide to return home to do so safely. It will offer sustainable reintegration support to help returnees rebuild their lives and deter risky remigration. Through the provision of data analysis and training it will support governments to improve the management of migration and make it safer, for example by building their capacity to identify and protect asylum seekers and refugees, and tackle people trafficking.
To promote social and economic integration between approximately 400,000 refugees and 60,000 people living in host communities in Kenya by supporting the provision of basic humanitarian assistance and livelihood.
Refugee Response and Reform: Sustaining lives and securing a sustainable future for refugees and migrants in Western TanzaniaUK Department for International Development
To provide £55 million to support the Government of Tanzania in managing its refugee, migrant and newly naturalised populations and deliver on key components of the Grand Bargain and Wilton Park Commitments for four years from 2017 to 2021.
Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Programme: greater use of evidence and innovation in humanitarian responsesUK Department for International Development
This is business case 2/3 which implements the DFID Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Strategy. This programme will develop and test innovative approaches to humanitarian practice; provide evidence of the cost effectiveness of investments in disaster risk reduction; provide new evidence on the scaling up of cash-based approaches; support better evidence on insurance as a risk management tool; and create new evidence on the best intervention to improve health and nutrition in emergencies.This is one of three business cases which implements the DFID Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Strategy. Between 2000-2009, more than 2.2 billion people were affected by 4,484 natural disasters. Vulnerability to hazards is increasing as a result of demographic, political and environmental changes. Demand for humanitarian assistance is likely to rise while economic constraints are also increasing. In this context it is important to ensure that the most effective and cost efficient approch
To strengthen protection to the Yemen response, including to mixed migration and other vulnerable groups, while ensuring a whole of caseload approach to protection.
To provide humanitarian assistance to Burundi over 2017, 2018 and 2019 through projects with UN and INGOs.
This project falls under the NCOS3. It is linked to the OI preparedness and response plan and coherent with the HECA vision 2010. Contributing to reduce the impact of humanitarian disasters on up to 200 000 affected people in DRC, this project will increase the effectiveness and timeliness of Oxfam's responses to humanitarian emergencies in DRC by establishment of an effectively managed and appropriate contingency stock, and setting up an Oxfam Emergency Response Team. Activities associate also the salary costs of the Humanitarian Programme advisor/manager post.
This initial emergency intervention will be implemented over a 3 month's period. In order to ensure speed and immediate reach -out of the most vulnerable population, the intervention will be lead by Oxfam in Bangladesh in collaboration with local partners: at the moment Oxfam can count on long -established work relationships with 4 large local organizations, already active in the area. A warehouse and a temporary office will be established in Cox's Bazar, and support will be provided to the local partners as well. The operations in Cox's Bazar will be initiated with the support from the Regional Oxfam International office and with additional surge capacity provided by an internal roster with international capacity. A head of base will be identified, along with the necessary staff to run the initial operation. The distribution of food, WASH and shelter material has been revised and reduced to quantities that can be portable given the high mobility and the reduced capacity of storage of the targeted beneficiaries. The quantities of food (3 kgs of rice, 1 kg of sugar and 1 kg of fortified biscuits) is easy to move, does not require significant space to be stored and ensures mobility to the recipients.
To respond to the immediate needs of 25,000 individuals displaced in Bangladesh through provision of water and sanitation services with particular attention to the protection of women and girls in Kutupalong
To respond to the immediate needs of 25,000 individuals displaced in Bangladesh through provision of water and sanitation services with particular attention to the protection of women and girls
This project will be based in Cox's Bazar as coordination project. The project will focus provide support to humanitarian main project, includes: 1. Coordination 2. Staff Salary 3. Administration and logistics 4. Travel and accommodation 5. Monitoring 6. Audit and learning event 7. Staff and partners capacity building 8. Warehouse and other utilities