2018 Cameroon UN Emergency Response Plan - Was a small plan, but least well funded. 2019 - Now looking for $300 million (only rec'd $38 million).
Esther then speaks about being attacked personally three times over the last two years, including kids kidnapped. Clear call for "inclusive dialogue."
In Bui Division alone, 1500 structures burned.
Pro-independence fighters have made the region ungovernable. School and road closings, abductions, torture... discusses Nkwen School abductions and others.
Int relief efforts need new money, not shifted from other crises. (Ends)
Domincan Republic co-host of meeting: overview, youth as peacebuilders, protection of civilians (incl. hospitals/schools), calls for African Union engagement.
Ok, now thanks all partners, wants increased financial support. Need support to block financing for terrorism and separatism.