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23 Jun 2015 description

Foreword

In 2015, the world continues to face an unprecedented number of humanitarian crises.

22 Jun 2015 description

This revised Emergency Appeal decreases the budget to a total of CHF 3,096,686 (from CHF 5.3m) for a total of 277,887 beneficiaries, and extends the operation for an additional six months. This revision enables the IFRC to support the Sudanese Red Crescent Society (SRCS) to address remaining unmet needs under the previous plan and to meet new or increasing needs arising from recent population movement’s (some 64,033 new refugees) arriving to camps and communities in the 4 states of Blue Nile, Khartoum, White Nile and South Kordofan.

18 Jun 2015 description

IOM South Sudan launches the mid year review of the 2015 Consolidated Appeal

Midway into 2015 and 19 months since the start of the crisis, the humanitarian concerns in South Sudan are as pressing as ever. With over 2.1 million people having been forced from their homes and 4.6 million severely food insecure, IOM and other humanitarians have struggled to keep pace with the unprecedented and expanding needs of the displaced and vulnerable in South Sudan.

14 Jun 2015 description

Changes in context and Needs

Economic downturn is compounding the consequences of conflict

• Intensified violent conflict is destroying the viability of communities and generating new and recurrent displacements of vulnerable populations.

• Economic stress is generating inflation and shortages of critical goods and services.

• Deepening austerity is further threatening publicly managed social services, including the public health system.

18 May 2015 description

This revised Emergency Appeal decreases the budget to a total of CHF 3,096,686 (from CHF 5.3m) for a total of 277,887 beneficiaries, and extends the operation for an additional six months. This revision enables the IFRC to support the Sudanese Red Crescent Society (SRCS) to address remaining unmet needs under the previous plan and to meet new or increasing needs arising from recent population movement’s (some 64,033 new refugees) arriving to camps and communities in the 4 states of Blue Nile, Khartoum, White Nile and South Kordofan.

21 Apr 2015 description

HUMANITARIAN STRATEGY

Context

Humanitarian needs in Sudan are considerable and remain important in scope. Despite years of assistance humanitarian needs are acute and in some cases are expanding. These are predominantly caused by conflict which, in turn, drives displacement and food insecurity.

15 Apr 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Appeal Target: US$ 507,887

Balance Requested: US$ 507,887

Geneva 15 April 2015

Dear Colleagues,

South Sudan is facing violence since almost 16 months, steaming from a power struggle between the incumbent President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Dr. Riek Machar, which erupted on 15th December 2013 in Juba when Mr. Kiir accused Mr. Machar of staging a coup. Violence has since prevailed and is often breaking out along ethnical lines between Dinka and Nuer tribes.

25 Mar 2015 description

1. Executive Summary

The Kenya refugee operation is often cited as an example of a protracted refugee situation with traditional refugee camps in place for the past 20 or so years. In the last four years, however, the operation has been anything but static in responding to two major influxes from neighbouring countries while undergoing a transition in terms of partnerships and innovations in assistance delivery.

27 Feb 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Appeal Target: US$ 993,006

Balance Requested: US$ 991,075

Geneva, 25 February 2015

Dear Colleagues,

Since more than 12 months hostilities have affected the South Sudanese population, steaming from a power struggle between the incumbent President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Dr. Riek Machar. On the evening of the 15th December 2013 violence erupted in Juba when Mr. Kiir accused Mr. Machar of staging a coup. This violence has since prevailed.

30 Jan 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

Since late December 2013, Uganda has stretched its capacity to assist both host communities and approximately 130,000 new South Sudanese refugees in the remote West Nile sub-region, including women, child survivors of sexual violence, and separated and unaccompanied children in urgent need of protection. Global Acute Malnutrition (GAM) rates of 19.6 per cent and Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) levels of 4.1 per cent1 can be found among the South Sudanese refugees in Arua, Adjumani and Kiryandongo districts.

30 Jan 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

UNICEF is requesting US$116.9 million to meet the humanitarian needs of children in Sudan.

16 Jan 2015 description

Needs analysis

Since the conflict, at least 1.7 million children and adolescents are in need of emergency education, including some 400,000 who have dropped out of school. Many of them are unable to access learning due to displacement, while others are out of school due to the impact of conflict on their communities or are living in host communities where education resources are nonexistent or overstretched.

30 Dec 2014 description

Summary

This Emergency Appeal seeks a total of some CHF 1.05m to enable the IFRC to support the Ethiopia Red Cross to deliver assistance and support to a total of some 34,365 people with a focus on reducing the health risks of the South Sudan refugee population and host communities in Gambella through the provision of first aid and community-based health in Leitchour camp, Ningnang and Pagak entry point. The planned response reflects the current situation and information available at this point of the evolving operation.

24 Dec 2014 description

Résumé analytique

L’écart entre les besoins humanitaires et les ressources disponibles pour y répondre continue de croître. Ce document énonce les appels inter-agences qui demandent 16,4 milliards de dollars en 2015 pour aider 57,5 millions de personnes à travers 22 pays.