Five years into a conflict that has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives, conditions confronting civilians in Syria continue to deteriorate, particularly for children and youth. Warring parties continue to violate UN Security Council resolutions and international humanitarian law by deliberately and wantonly attacking civilians and civilian infrastructure, including homes, markets, schools and hospitals leaving a deadly legacy of Unexploded Ordnance.
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The integrated nutrition and retrospective mortality survey was carried out by Johanniter International Assistance in Jur River County, Western Bahr el Ghazal (WBG) State in collaboration with WBG SMOH and Jur River County Health Department. Located in east and northeast parts of the State, the Jur River County is divided into six payams- Marial Bai, Wambai, Udici, Kangi, Kuajena and Roch Roch Dong with Nyinakok as County head quarter
New Report Warns of Worsening Humanitarian Disaster in South Sudan
CARE urges global community to act now to help nearly 7 million at risk
Juba, South Sudan — A new report on the humanitarian situation in South Sudan warns that the safety and food security of nearly 7 million people will deteriorate rapidly without a swift, international response. CARE urges the global community to do more to provide urgently needed food and health aid as well as help stop the violent conflict that has precipitated this humanitarian crisis.
Juba, South Sudan, 25th January 2014 - Fifty-five major humanitarian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in South Sudan have expressed their deep concern about the current humanitarian situation in the country and reaffirmed their commitment to help all civilian populations in need of assistance.
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Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e.V. is a German non-governmental organization, providing international assistance in more than 20 countries worldwide. Since 2004, Johanniter has been supporting the "Hôpital de Balbala" (now Hospital Mohamed Ahmed Isse dit “CHEIKO”) in Balbala - a southern suburb of Djibouti city. The hospital was set up 25 years ago as a maternal-child hospital and has increased its activities in the last years becoming the most important surgical hospital of the country and the bordering regions.