Democratic Republic of Congo - Aide humanitaire d'urgence aux populations victimes des désastres causés par des pluies dans la ville de Boma (Version française uniquement)

Project Summary

Approval Date 04 May 2017
Signature Date 08 Jun 2017
Planned Completion Date 30 Nov 2017
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Nov 2017
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 11231
Commitment U.A 737,001.14
Status Completion

Project General Description

The African Development Bank's emergency humanitarian assistance for this project is a response to the dramatic situation caused by heavy rains in the city of BOMA during the period from december 2016 to from january 2017. The consequences are disastrous. The reports indicate that 27 dead and 13 missing, 3 damaged bridges, 1181 dwellings, 17 schools, 14 provincial and national health facilities destroyed, more than 3,465 homeless households identified and 24,160 people gathered on public interest land (schools , church, football field). This emergency assistance proposal is specifically aimed at: (i) providing support for the sanitation of flooded areas (distribution of sanitation kits); (ii) support flood-affected populations (distribution of essential medicine, school kits and staple foods); and (iii) ensure the audit of the accounts of the operation.

Project Objectives

The main objective of the African Development Bank's emergency humanitarian assistance is to contribute to the efforts of the Congolese Government and other partners, both national and international, by providing immediate assistance to the affected population in the city of Boma.


The main beneficiaries of the operation are the populations victims of floods caused by rains in the city of Boma.

Participating Organization

Special Relief Funds
Fond National de Promotion et de Service Social (FNPSS) du Ministère des Affaires Sociales et de l’Action Humanitaire; Croix Rouge Nationale (CRN)


IATI identifier 46002-P-CD-I00-007
Last Update 01 Feb 2023


Contact Details

Name KOLOKOTA Stanny Ngay-Moko

Geographic Location

Country Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
Coordinates Location Name
-5.85098 13.05364 Boma