"fillAlphas": 1, 2013. 2014. "axisAlpha": 0, Ongoing conflict has destabilized the Central African Republic and driven population displacement across the country. The Central African Republic is experiencing a protracted and complex humanitarian crisis. background-color: #333132; The seeds of the current crisis can be traced to Bozizé's attempt to remain in power by inciting sectarian anger to delegitimize Séléka. Central African Republic 2014. United Nations Security Council. May 16-22, 2014. var chartdivid_etl = '691840_country_events_timeline' CAR refugees overwhelm Cameroon. background-color: #4a4a4a; French troops in firefight in CAR capital Bangui. Available Online. "axisColor": "#008dca", "format": "JJ:NN:SS" Available Online. "yField": "by", "valueField": "conflict_new_displacements", "type": "date", chart.valueAxes[1].maximumDate = maxDate; What began primarily as a political and economic conflict progressively morphed into one with sectarian undertones. New elections in March 2016 installed Faustin-Archange Touadera as president and raised hopes that he might be able to stabilise the country. { 2014. Exodus adds to CAR crisis. var weatherNumber = roundChartNumberIdmc(data.results[i].new_displacements); "balloonText": "[[title]]: [[value]]", } New displacements (conflict or violence): This corresponds to new instances of internal displacement that occurred in 2019. } else { "useColumnNames": true, Chad returnees strain aid resources. "format": "MMM DD" United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). More than a million people, or 20 per cent of CAR’s population, are displaced, about half as IDPs and half as refugees. February 12, 2014. { As the majority of the country’s traders are Muslim, the forced displacement of the Muslim population has had severe consequences for trade and food security. "position":"bottom", { 2014. window.matchMedia('print').addListener(function(media) { maxDate = dateChecking; 2014. The latest crisis was sparked in 2013, when the primarily Muslim coalition of armed groups, Séléka, took over the capital and instated its leader as president. "tickPosition":"start", You can find more information about our metrics and data model here. "period": "YYYY", } "title": "New displacements" clearInterval(intervalConflict); While the displacement of millions of Syrians is the focus of worldwide attention, the crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR) has been unfolding with far less visibility. This conflict has caused internal and cross-border displacement of an increasing number of people, particularly between 2017 and 2018. ---. Crisis Group Africa Briefing no. Available Online. { /*-->*/, [[title]]: [[value]]", 2014. }, { "valueAxes": [{ Implementation is progressing despite several setbacks and disagreements that were resolved with help from the international community. International contributions to fund the plan remain inadequate, however; just 30 percent of required funding had been secured as of June 5. Find out how we calculate our metrics here and explore the likelihood of future displacement around the world here. Fresh violence in Central African Republic sparks ‘unprecedented’ levels of displacement – UN UNHCR/Aristophane Nagargoune The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) and its partners are registering and assisting new refugee arrivals from Central African Republic in southern Chad villages. "balloonText": "[[title]]: [[value]]", dateChecking.getTime()) { 2014. Who are the anti-balaka of CAR? "chartScrollbar": { "categoryField": "year", Citizens of Chadian origin and Chadians residing in the CAR—who are widely perceived to be associated with the Séléka—have been targeted by anti-Balaka militias. "period": "DD", As the rainy season progresses, many IDP sites will become unsustainable and there will be an increased need to provide shelter for the affected population. } }, }, For information about our work in the Central African Republic:. "theme": "light", [CDATA[// >