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International NGOs reaffirm their commitment to the people of the Central African Republic and call on all armed actors to respect humanitarian access

Monday, May 19th, 2014 Posted in CAR, English | No Comments »

26 international NGOs express their deep concern over violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), condemn recent attacks against humanitarians and reaffirm their commitment to helping civilians in need. Despite an environment that is becoming increasingly dangerous for aid workers, NGOs ...

24 hours in Bangui, feeling the pulse

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 Posted in CAR, English | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2470" align="aligncenter" width="461"] 'Trader' in Bangui market[/caption] 07:30 AM Wednesday 19 February As we landed at Bangui airport at 07:30 AM, some fellow travellers heard gunshots. A passenger calls a friend in town who was supposed to pick him up, but ...

Centrafrique: risque de crise alimentaire avec la paralysie du commerce (ONG)

Monday, February 17th, 2014 Posted in CAR, Français | No Comments »

BANGUI, ll fév 2014 (AFP) - La fuite forcée de nombreux commerçants de Centrafrique, pour la plupart des musulmans fuyant exactions et pillages dont ils sont les cibles, "fait craindre une crise alimentaire majeure" dans le pays, ont averti mardi plusieurs organisations internationales ...

Division is plunging Central African Republic into food crisis

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 Posted in CAR, English | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2374" align="aligncenter" width="507"] Around Bangui’s main market, the signs of an exodus were everywhere. Market stalls stood bare. Dozens of trucks full of people, stacked high with their life’s belonging, were on the road. Below them streets were lined ...