Operations

Provision of Humanitarian Air Services in DRC


About this Operation

Operation Documents

Resource Situation

This Special Operation, SO 200504, is established to continue the provision of aviation services for the humanitarian and donor community in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in 2013. It seeks to facilitate safe, reliable and predictable air transport services to enable humanitarian actors and donors to undertake projects, supervise and monitor activities in support of people displaced by conflict, human rights abuses, malnutrition and various epidemics. Air operations have been running in the country since 2008 under SO 107440.

Countries

Congo, Democratic Republic Of

The Democratic Republic of Congo continues to suffer the consequences of armed conflict, massive population displacement and a persistent economic crisis. After years of weak governance, corruption and loss of state authority, the Government faces huge challenges in alleviating poverty and in preventing and responding to humanitarian emergencies....