- UNHCR Sudan: Inter-Agency Operational Update: South Sudanese refugee response, 1-28 February 2017
- OCHA Humanitarian Bulletin | Issue 7 | 27 Feb – 12 March 2017
- FEWS NET Sudan Food Security Outlook Update, February to September 2017
Appeals & Funding
- 2017 Humanitarian Needs Overview
- Humanitarian Response Plan, Jan-Dec 2016 [EN/AR]
- Humanitarian Action for Children 2017 - Sudan
- Country-based Pooled Fund: 2016
- CHF (Common Humanitarian Fund)
- OCHA Sudan Who Does What Where Presence Dashboard
- OCHA Sudan
- IOM Humanitarian Compendium
- South Sudan Situation Information Sharing Portal: Sudan
- Human Security Baseline Assessment for Sudan and South Sudan (HSBA)
- Satellite Sentinel Project
- Food Security Cluster: Sudan
- Human Rights Watch: Sudan - Events of 2016
Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) -
South African Catholic Bishop Kevin Dowling, known at home and abroad
for his commitment to justice and peace, has been chosen to chair the Sudan
Ecumenical Forum whose advocacy office, Sudan Focal Point, is based in
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir signed
a decree in February to set up a national commission on international humanitarian
law. The commission's creation is a major step toward effective implementation
of humanitarian law in Sudan, a country that has suffered 19 years of internal
conflict. Its task will be to advise and assist the government in spreading
knowledge of and applying international humanitarian law, and thus meeting
its international obligations.
Pledges to the food aid appeal of the governments of Eritrea and Ethiopia for 2003 have reached over 897,000 MT or 47 percent of the total appeal of 1.92 million MT from the two countries. However, the amount is still insufficient to meet the emergency requirements for 2003.
United States Agency for International
Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance
NAIROBI, 28 February (IRIN) - [Subscribers - please note this version replaces the original story, posted Friday 28 February, which is wrong and has been withdrawn]
Sida has just decided to allocate nearly EUR 49,1 million for disaster measures in reply to the United Nation's annual requests for aid regarding different countries and regions.
News Article by Xinhua posted on February
28, 2003 at 00:18:49: EST (-5 GMT)
News Article by Xinhua posted on February
27, 2003 at 13:15:57: EST (-5 GMT)
JOHANNESBURG, Feb 27, 2003 (Xinhua) -- Improving economic cooperation with South Africa will be high on the agenda once peace is restored in the Sudan, visiting Sudanese Vice President Moses Machar said Thursday.
The ongoing peace negotiations are "very promising" and should result in a truce in a few months, he told reporters in Pretoria after meeting with South African Deputy President Jacob Zuma.
NAIROBI, 27 February (IRIN) - The
Sudanese government has denied the existence of a new rebel group in the
country, which was this week reported to have seized a town in western
News Release Issued by the International Secretariat of Amnesty International
Given the scale of the crisis in Africa, provisional estimates from the World Food Programme have raised concerns over being able to meet increased food aid needs in 2003.
Appeal Number: 6467
Appeal Amount: $80,000
Despite ongoing peace efforts, the people of southern Sudan continue to be caught in a war between the Sudan military and the Sudan Peoples Liberation Movement/Army (SPLA). Of particular concern has been continued aerial bombing by the Sudan government forces; also of concern is ongoing instability in the so-called Eastern Equatoria region, as the government-backed Lord Resistance Army (LRA), a Ugandan rebel movement, has turned against local communities and hundreds were reportedly massacred.
NAIROBI, 25 February (IRIN) - The US government has emphasised its commitment to a peaceful end to Sudan's long running conflict.
NAIROBI - World Vision Sudan will receive $6.675m to combat malaria as part of a five-year grant to Sudan by the Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria (GFATM) worth a total of $43m.
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Areas of Sudan
claimed by both the Khartoum government and southern rebels will top the
agenda at a fresh round of peace talks to begin next week, the chief mediator
said on Monday.