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30 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund
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Situation in Numbers

46,000* People internally displaced in various places within Wau town 35,000* People internally displaced outside of Wau town

*Figures from OCHA Note: these are estimates, as registration of IDPs continues.

Highlights

  • Distribution of food and non-food items is expected to start on the 30th June, pending registration of internally displaced persons (IDPs).

  • Sexual harassment is a major concern in the Protection of Civilian (POC) site, to be addressed as a matter of urgency.

29 Jun 2016 description

More than a third of the population in urgent need of food, agriculture and nutrition assistance amid risk of catastrophe in some parts of the country

Joint FAO-UNICEF-WFP News Release

29 June 2016, Juba - Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan - well over one-third of the population - will be facing severe food shortages over the coming months, and the risk of a hunger catastrophe continues to threaten parts of the country, three UN agencies warned today.

29 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Situation in Numbers

46,000* People internally displaced in various places within Wau town
35,000* People internally displaced outside of Wau town

*Figures from OCHA Note: these are estimates, as registration of IDPs is yet to commence.

Funding Needs for Wau Response: US$3 million
Funding available: US$ 1,381,292
Funding gap: US$ $1,549,708

Highlights

  • The situation in Wau is critical, with children suffering from lifethreatening malnutrition and dehydration.

28 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Situation in numbers

63,400*: People displaced in Wau before recent fighting

36,000*: People internally displaced in various places within Wau town

12,000*: People internally displaced at UNMISS compound

*Figures from OCHA Note: these are estimates, as registration of IDPs is yet to commence.

Funding Needs for Wau Response: US$3 million
Funding available: US$ 951,292
Funding gap: US$ $2,104,708

24 Jun 2016 description

JUBA – June 11, 2016: Four thousand children who were separated from their parents due to conflict in South Sudan have now been reunited with their families, UNICEF and Save the Children announced today.

22 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Situation in numbers

1.69 million People internally displaced since 15 December 2013
(OCHA, Humanitarian Snapshot 5 May 2016)

907,447* Estimated internally displaced children under 18 years

Outside South Sudan
725,876 Estimated new South Sudanese refugees in neighbouring countries since 15 December 2013
(UNHCR, Regional Refugee Information Portal, dated 15 June 2016)

21 Jun 2016 description

Executive Summary

UN and development partners, in collaboration with representatives of various national ministries, prepared this context analysis to better understand resilience to shocks that impact food insecurity and malnutrition in South Sudan. The analysis intends to support efforts by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Cooperatives and Rural Development (MAFCRD) to develop a framework for evidence-based resilience programming in South Sudan.

15 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Agile, resilient and sustainable supply chains for children

Improving accessibility, bridging financial gaps, generating savings and strengthening supply chains with governments

or 70 years, securing the health and wellbeing of children around the world has been at the heart of everything UNICEF says and does.

13 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

· UNICEF has improved its quality assurance mechanism of the Community Management of Acute Malnutrition Programme by recruiting 10 more field monitors, deployed in SNNPR, Amhara and Oromia regions. The field monitors will monitor the progress and performance of the humanitarian response with respect to quality of service provided by the CMAM and the infant and young child feeding (IYCF) programmes and in response to the drought situation.