Bangui (UN OCHA) - Father of seven Robert Demba is living with his family at the foot of the Bangui International Airport runway. They live in three, small adjoined shelters that they built out of sticks and bed sheets.
CAR (UN OCHA) - On 20 January, senior representatives from the UN, governments and NGOs met in Brussels to take action on the humanitarian crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR). Here are six things you need to know about a situation that has been called a “mega crisis”:
SIDO, Chad (UNICEF) - A wave of people fleeing violence in the Central African Republic – some of whom have never set foot in their own country – is straining the ability of the Government and aid agencies to provide assistance.
Bangui (UN News Centre) – Unless the security situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) improves, humanitarian agencies will not have sufficient access to people in the provinces outside the capital Bangui, the United Nations relief arm today warned.