- OCHA Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 9 | 27 March – 9 April 2017
- UNICEF Sudan Humanitarian Situation Report, 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
1.0 DISEASE SURVEILLANCE AND EWARN
1.1 Basic Epidemiology training focuses of Ebola
WHO basic epidemiology training this month focused on " Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers (VHF)- and specifically Ebola" This was chosen as a timely topic to make sure that WHO provides technical guidance in the face of an Ebola outbreak in neighbouring Uganda.
The World Food Programme wishes to thank donors for their continued generosity. This year donors have contributed over US $ 1.3 billion, and WFP has used these resources to mobilise over 3.1 million tons of food aid distributed to needy people.
HORN OF AFRICA: Eritrea says "little progress" in Algiers
Visit of Carol Bellamy to Rumbek
UNICEF Executive Director launches Community Centre in Cueicok
UNICEF Executive Director, Carol Bellamy, inaugurated the newly built Community Centre in Cueicok Village in Rumbek County on 22 October. She also launched the sub-national national immunization days for Polio in Cheicok Village Community Centre Primary Health Care Unit and over 1,000 children under five years of age were vaccinated.
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NAIROBI (Reuters) - Sudan rebels accused the government on Thursday of bombing a camp housing thousands of war-displaced civilians, in violation of a special truce agreed by both sides in their 17-year-old civil war.
George Garang, spokesman for the main rebel group, the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA), said government warplanes bombed the camp near the southern town of Ikotos on Wednesday.
''We believe there were a number of casualties, but we are still assessing the damage,'' Garang told Reuters.
''Thirty bombs were dropped in two …
Nimule in southern Sudan was bombed by the Government of Sudan (GoS) on 22 October. JRS operates an education program for internally displaced people in Nimule. "This morning, a bomber plane of Sudan passed over Adjumani at around 8.15am," said JRS in northern Uganda. "Later, we got a report from Nimule that the plane had dropped two rounds of 12 bombs each around the Diocese of Torit (DOT) church (seven bombs), near the nursery (four bombs), and near the JRS house (the rest of the bombs). No injuries were reported."
When the heads of 26 United Nations organizations gather in New York for a meeting of the United Nations Administrative Committee on Coordination (ACC) on 27 October, one of the issues they will focus on is hunger in the Horn of Africa.
Says Sudanese government bombing innocent civilians
President Clinton October 25 expressed his deep concern about reports that the government of Sudan is bombing innocent civilians in the southern part of the country.
"If the government of Sudan seeks to demonstrate to the international community that it is prepared to act according to international norms and the rule of law," President Clinton said in a written statement, "it must allow full and immediate access for humanitarian organizations seeking to provide relief to Sudan's …
United Nations -- Women are an "under-utilized positive force for peace," U.S. Ambassador Nancy Soderberg said October 24.
SUDAN: Bellamy given SPLA assurance on child soldiers
Women everywhere were celebrating the fact that the Security Council was, for the first time today, listening to women's voices, Noeleen Heyzer, Executive Director, United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), told correspondents this afternoon at a Headquarters press conference. Ms. Heyzer was joined by Assistant Secretary-General and Special Advisor on Gender Issues, Angela King, and leaders of several women's organizations, as they described their participation in today's Security Council's deliberations on women and peace, and security.