- OCHA Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 40 | 28 September – 4 October 2015
- FEWSNET: Food Security Outlook Update September 2015
- Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Abyei (S/2015/700)
Appeals & Funding
- Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) in 2015 PDF XLS
- 2015 Humanitarian Needs Overview
- Sudan Humanitarian Response Plan 2015
- CHF (Common Humanitarian Fund)
FAO seeks $6M to assist 125,000 families facing increased risk of food insecurity and malnutrition in Sudan.
GAM rate in North Darfur’s Ailliet locality stands at 25.3%, which is above the emergency threshold of 15%.
Over 1,000 malaria cases— including 7 deaths—were reported in West Darfur.
Some 13,500 IDPs forced to seek medical services at the UNAMID hospital in Labado, due to lack of medical personnel at the local clinic.
These maps show displacements of populations in the Sahel due to ongoing regional crises, including Boko Haram-related violence in northeast Nigeria, the conflict in the neighbouring Central African Republic, and the unrest in northern Mali.
The purpose of this document is to outline the strategic objectives of the second standard allocation of the CHF for 2015. The paper summarizes the analysis, strategy and intent of the first allocation.
• One UNAMID peacekeeper killed and four injured in an attack in Mellit, North Darfur.
• Some 5,200 new South Sudanese refugees in South Kordofan’s El Leri locality need humanitarian assistance, according to HAC.
• IDPs in non-government controlled areas of Blue Nile, S & W Kordofan are facing severe food insecurity, according to aid organizations.
• IDPs in East Darfur’s Al Mina Al Bari area are concerned about the high dropout rate in local schools
• Funding for the 2015 Sudan HRP reaches 49%.
As of 24 September, the funding gap of the coordinated appeals framework is $11.7 billion, meaning that almost 60 per cent is not covered. In total, $19.8 billion are required for 2015. $8.1 billion have been received which includes $1.5 billion newly reported to the Financial Tracking Service (FTS) in September.
• National plan developed to scale-up community-based management of acute malnutrition across Sudan.
• 9,000 South Sudanese refugees in Kharasana, WKS including over 4,800 new arrivals, according to HAC.
• 1,700 IDPs in Nertiti, WJM in need of food assistance while 5,500 IDPs in Golo,
CJM facing worsening conditions due to rainy season.
• Water and sanitation situation in White Nile refugee camps improving.
• Community-based assistance planned for returnees and residents in North Darfur’s Tawila locality
• In West Darfur, unidentified gunmen ambush a health ministry vehicle, killing two.
• In Sudan, some 3.1 million children are out of school.
• In Kassala and Red Sea states, FAO targets 45,000 people with nutrition interventions.
• In South Darfur, two aid organizations serving communities in and around Deriege IDP camp have secured funding from WHO to resume operations until the end of 2015.
• In North Darfur, an estimated 9,000 returnees in Tawilla locality need humanitarian assistance.