President Faustin Arching Arrived in Khartoum

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Central African Republic (CAR) Faustin Arching arrived in Khartoum Monday leading a high level delegation on a two day state visit to the Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Central African Republic (CAR) Faustin Arching arrived in Khartoum Monday leading a high level delegation on a two day state visit to the Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Saving Lives from AIDS in West & Central Africa Demands Delivering Differently

[MSF] In South Africa today, nearly 4 million people are on antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), the largest HIV patient cohort in the world. At the same time, in West & Central Africa (WCA) — where researchers, policy makers, clinicians and activists meet at the largest AIDS conference in hosted in Abidjan this week — 4 million people remain undiagnosed and untreated for the disease.

[MSF] In South Africa today, nearly 4 million people are on antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), the largest HIV patient cohort in the world. At the same time, in West & Central Africa (WCA) -- where researchers, policy makers, clinicians and activists meet at the largest AIDS conference in hosted in Abidjan this week -- 4 million people remain undiagnosed and untreated for the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

‘In Batangafo, People Are Afraid for Their Lives. It’s the Only Thing They Have Left’

[MSF] Since late July 2017 fighting between ex-Seleka and Anti-balaka factions has once again set Batangafo and its surroundings on fire. The fighting in the area, in the north of the Central African Republic, has forced tens of thousands of people to …

[MSF] Since late July 2017 fighting between ex-Seleka and Anti-balaka factions has once again set Batangafo and its surroundings on fire. The fighting in the area, in the north of the Central African Republic, has forced tens of thousands of people to abandon the temporary shelters where they had been seeking refuge since the crisis began in 2013-2014. Many have found refuge in the compound of the hospital supported by MSF.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

‘Restoring Hope,’ UN Agriculture Agency Helps Ex-Fighters Start Anew

[UN News] Over 1,000 ex-fighters in the conflict-riddled Central African Republic (CAR) have traded their weapons for farming equipment, as part of a United Nations initiative, according to the UN agriculture agency.

[UN News] Over 1,000 ex-fighters in the conflict-riddled Central African Republic (CAR) have traded their weapons for farming equipment, as part of a United Nations initiative, according to the UN agriculture agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

UN Chief Condemns Killing of ‘Blue Helmet’ in Country’s East

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the killing today of a Mauritanian peacekeeper and the wounding of three others of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) by anti-Balaka militia in Bria in the country’ s east.

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the killing today of a Mauritanian peacekeeper and the wounding of three others of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) by anti-Balaka militia in Bria in the country' s east.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Police Start Car Rotation

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP), yesterday, started the rotational deployment of three contingents of 420 officers under the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP), yesterday, started the rotational deployment of three contingents of 420 officers under the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

The World’s Most Dangerous Peacekeeping Mission?

[ISS] Batangafo is a small, nondescript town of about 20 000 people in north-west Central African Republic (CAR). It’s only a few hundred kilometres away from the capital Bangui, but the perilous roads and the danger posed by the armed groups that patr…

[ISS] Batangafo is a small, nondescript town of about 20 000 people in north-west Central African Republic (CAR). It's only a few hundred kilometres away from the capital Bangui, but the perilous roads and the danger posed by the armed groups that patrol them mean the town is almost entirely cut off from the rest of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

UN Chief Strongly Condemns Attack That Kills Peacekeeper in Central African Republic

[UN News] Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly condemned Sunday’s attack allegedly perpetrated by the anti-Balaka group against a convoy of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic, in which one peacekeeper fro…

[UN News] Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly condemned Sunday's attack allegedly perpetrated by the anti-Balaka group against a convoy of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic, in which one peacekeeper from Egypt was killed and three others were injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

President Faustin Touadera – ‘Conflicts Are Why the Population Has No Hope’

[Deutsche Welle] The president to the Central African Republic, Faustin Touadera, says young people in his country need vision and hope to stop them fleeing to Europe.

[Deutsche Welle] The president to the Central African Republic, Faustin Touadera, says young people in his country need vision and hope to stop them fleeing to Europe.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic