Central African Republic

France's Defence Ministry says it is investigating child abuse allegations against its troops who were sent to quell sectarian violence and killings in the Central African Republic. more

30 Apr 2015 00:00 Central African Republic

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called for an immediate investigation into the death of French freelance photojournalist Camille Lepage more

14 May 2014 10:22 Central African Republic

I highlighted the perpetration by the Séléka of summary executions and attacks on civilians, torture and ill-treatment, sexual violence and widespread looting of public and private property, in Bangui and other localities, between December 2012 and more

22 Jan 2014 00:00 Central African Republic

Yaloké, Central African Republic. Displaced people and host families gather at an ICRC/Central African Red Cross distribution point where they will receive corn, beans, salt and cooking oil.

ICRC / Serge Belalengui

Tens of thousands of people in the Central African Republic who dare not leave the bush because of the lack of security are vulnerable to malaria and diseases caused by consuming unsafe water, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross more

26 Nov 2013 00:00 Central African Republic

Special Representative for the Central African Republic Margaret Vogt (left) confers with Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict Zainab Bangura

UN Photo: Rick Bajornas

A neutral security force is urgently needed to help restore the stability and counter the absence of law and order in the Central African Republic (CAR), a United Nations envoy has told the Security Council, while also calling on the body to consider more

15 May 2013 00:00 Central African Republic

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is continuing to see outflows of refugees from Central African Republic (CAR). Over the last few weeks, UNHCR offices have reported fresh arrivals into Chad, Cameroon, and DR Congo. more

12 Apr 2013 00:00 Central African Republic 1 Comments