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12 Jan 2017 description

Context

Bentiu protection of civilian site (PoC) was established in December 2013 with Site location currently over 119,000 people seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area

11 Jan 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 7,984 refugees were received in Uganda from South Sudan between the 4th and 10th of January. After a significant reduction in the number of new arrivals towards the end of 2016, the arrival rate has again increased, with a daily average of 1,140 new arrivals.

  • The majority of South Sudanese refugees arrive in Uganda through informal border points, with 13 refugees arriving in Uganda through the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). 5,389 South Sudanese refugees have reached Uganda through the DRC to date.

04 Jan 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 2,103 refugees were received in Uganda from South Sudan between the 28th of December and the 3rd of January. The arrival rate has decreased significantly, with a daily average of 300 new arrivals.

28 Dec 2016 description

PAH’s Emergency Responses in South Sudan

South Sudan has been facing serious challenges since its independence. The conflict (on going since December 2013) renewed after the July 2016 fighting in Juba. The regions that were viewed as peaceful in the past years, mainly the Greater Equatoria states and Western Bar El Ghazal State, as well as Greater Upper Nile are experiencing huge violence. The conflict is causing a massive displacement of people.

22 Dec 2016 description

During November, the refugee outflow to neighbouring countries continued, with an average of 2,480 South Sudanese arriving in Uganda daily, the majority from the Greater Equatoria region. At the same time, fighting continued to drive internal displacement. In Central Equatoria, several thousand people fled from locations such as Morobo, Lainya and Yei to Kajo-Keji, while in Western Equatoria insecurity in Yambio caused the temporary displacement of some 750 people.

21 Dec 2016 description

Context

Bentiu protection of civilian site (PoC) was established in December 2013 with currently over 118,000 people seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area.

Current priority needs

1) Registration of new arrivals
2) Verification of IDPs in the PoC
3) Increase Water provision

19 Dec 2016 description

Foreword

Hunger is not inevitable As 2016 comes to an end, almost 130-million people are in need of humanitarian assistance. Throughout the year, natural hazards, conflict and protracted crises have placed a particularly heavy burden on the poor, who are often extremely vulnerable to shocks. Across 22-affected areas, 70-million people are currently in Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) Phase 3 or above.

01 Dec 2016 description

KEY FIGURES

Daily arrival figures from July 2016 are based on manual emergency registration or head-counts/wrist-banding. Confirmed figures will be available as the new arrivals undergo biometric registration.
Figures prior to July are from the Government’s Refugee Information Management System (RIMS).

28 Nov 2016 description

The assessment was conducted in September 2016, involving interviews of 619 households providing representative estimates of key variables/indicators for the Juba urban population.

Following are the key highlights of the report:

23 Nov 2016 description

Context

Bentiu protection of civilian site (PoC) was established in December 2013 with Site location currently over 108,000 people seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area.

21 Nov 2016 description

Activity: Post Distribution Monitoring of NFI distribution carried out in Uror County, Jonglei state

Location: Pieri

Duration: 21st -24th April 2016

Itinerary: Juba-Yuai-Pieri-Yuai-Juba

17 Nov 2016 description

Key Figures

Daily arrival figures from July 2016 are based on manual emergency registration or head-counts/wrist-banding. Confirmed figures will be available as the new arrivals undergo biometric registration. Figures prior to July are from the Government’s Refugee Information Management System (RIMS).

17 Nov 2016 description

Summary
Bentiu protection of civilian site (PoC) was established in December 2013 with currently over 101,000 people seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area.

Priority needs
1) Registration of new arrivals to be reinstated
2) Verification of IDPs in the PoC Increase
3)Water provision

06 Nov 2016 description

Distribution Location Information

State: Upper Nile County: Malakal Payam(s): Makal Boma(s) (exact locations- landmarks): Makal GPS Coordinates: (Malakal PoC)