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South Sudan Crisis Situation Report No. 51 (as of 28 August 2014)

HIGHLIGHTS

● Extensive rains in Bentiu caused renewed flooding and the collapse of around 175 latrines, worsening living conditions for displaced people.

● The crash of a UN-contracted helicopter near Bentiu, Unity State, on 26 August caused suspension of humanitarian flights to the area.

● One in seven people in South Sudan have been displaced from their homes since conflict broke out in December 2013.

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Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 34 | 18 – 24 August 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• Close to 257,000 people in Sudan have been affected by heavy rains and flooding that started in late July 2014, according to HAC and SRCS. About 70 per cent of the flood-affected people have received assistance.

• Blue Nile is the most affected state, accounting for almost 30 per cent of people affected by floods, according to HAC.

• WHO reports that 283 cases of diarrhoea amongst children under five years have been registered in three locations in North Darfur over the past few weeks.

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Sudan: West Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 24 August 2014)

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Sudan: South Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 24 August 2014)

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Sudan: North Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 24 August 2014)

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Sudan: East Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 24 August 2014)

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Sudan: Central Darfur - New displacements in 2014 (as of 24 August 2014)

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Sudan: New displacements in Darfur (as of 24 August 2014)

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Ethiopia + 4 others
Ethiopia Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 25 August 2014

KEY EVENTS

  • The number of nutrition hotspot priority one woredas increased by 64.5 per cent from 76 to 125 between April and August of this year.

  • WFP will face critical funding shortfalls for its refugee operation from the end of September onwards. US$42 million is urgently needed to cover needs until January 2015.

KEY FIGURES

  • South Sudanese refuge arrivals (since mid-December) 187,206 Source: UNHCR

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South Sudan Crisis Situation Report No. 50 (as of 21 August 2014)

Highlights

● Preliminary analysis of food security in conflict-affected areas shows that while the situation remains dire, it has not worsened.

● Humanitarian barges continued their progress, arriving at Malakal on 19 August and now continuing to Melut, for final offloading.

● Some 2.7 million people have been reached with some form of emergency assistance as of 31 July.

● Thirteen humanitarian aid workers have been killed in South Sudan since the conflict began in December 2013.

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World + 23 others
Global Humanitarian Overview - Status Report, August 2014

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102 million people are estimated to be in need of humanitarian assistance compared to 81 million in December 2013. Global financial requirements to cover humanitarian needs rose from $12.9 billion to $17.3 billion now.

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Sudan: New displacements in Darfur as of 17 August 2014

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Funds released for humanitarian needs in Jebel Marra

Khartoum, Sudan | 21 August 2014, The Sudan Common Humanitarian Fund has allocated US $400,000 to the Danish Refugee Council to address food insecurity affecting some 15,000 people in the Jebel Marra area of Central Darfur.

In light of significant humanitarian needs in Nertiti and Rokero localities, the Sudan Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) provided the Danish Refugee Council with US $400,000 to address food insecurity affecting some 15,000 people in the Jebel Marra area of Central Darfur.

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Sudan: 2014 Floods (as of 20 August 2014)

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Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 33 | 11 – 17 August 2014 [EN/AR]

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Sudan, which is struggling with 6.9 million people needing humanitarian assistance, is now home to almost 100,000 refugees from South Sudan. The appeal is only 47 percent funded out of US$988 million requested.

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Sudan: West Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 17 August 2014)

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Sudan: South Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 17 August 2014)

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Sudan: North Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 17 August 2014)

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Sudan: East Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 17 August 2014)

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Sudan: Central Darfur - New Displacements in 2014 (as of 17 August 2014)

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