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Friday, 03-27-15, 6:48UN Presence Boosted As Tensions Continue[UN News] The Security Council has agreed to boost the United Nations peacekeeping presence in the Central African Republic (CAR) amid the country's continuing instability and simmering sectarian tensions. read more...
Thursday, 03-26-15, 15:48Car Farmers Need Seeds Now or More Food Aid Later - UN[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Failure to provide farmers in conflict-hit Central African Republic with seeds to plant crops could worsen food shortages, displace more people and raise the cost of humanitarian aid, a U.N. official said on Wednesday. read more...
Wednesday, 03-25-15, 11:50Smugglers Peddle 'Conflict Diamonds', Ignoring Ban[IPS] New York -Since a coup d'etat and an extremely bloody aftermath, not much has improved in the Central African Republic and that suits the black market diamond merchants just fine. read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 15:02Central African Republic - Hundreds of Families Torn Apart By Conflict[PR Newswire] Geneva -Hundreds of people in the Central African Republic have no news of their loved ones following the conflict and other armed violence in the country. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), working closely with the Central African Red Cross Society, is pursuing its efforts to help these people trace and contact their relatives. read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 11:46Crisis-Stricken Farmers Need Urgent Help to Plant in the Central African Republic[FAO] Rome -Critical livelihood saving interventions crucial to avoid further deterioration in food security read more...
Monday, 03-23-15, 16:06CAR in 'Urgent Need' of Agricultural Assistance, Warns UN Agency[UN News] The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has launched an urgent appeal to help provide farmers in the Central African Republic (CAR) with seeds and tools for the country's upcoming planting season, warning that without additional assistance vulnerable populations risked a further deterioration of their livelihoods. read more...
Monday, 03-23-15, 9:24IMF Executive Board Approves U.S.$7.63 Million Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility[IMF] On March 18, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved financial assistance under the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF)1 in the amount equivalent to SDR 5.57 million (about US$7.63 million) for the Central African Republic (C.A.R.) in support of the Transitional Authorities' emergency economic recovery program. read more...
Friday, 03-20-15, 10:10Armed Groups Continue to Kill[Cameroon Tribune] Armed groups and gunmen have continued to cause atrocities in the Central African Republic with the recent case being armed men who crossed from Chad and killed at least 10 people in Ngaoundaye Village in the north eastern part of the country, press reports say, citing a local Gendarmerie source. Two students were among the people killed in the Saturday, March 14, 2015 attack. read more...

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