South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 1-7 October 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 07 Oct 2012

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Seasonal flooding is likely to have a significant effect on the performance of crops and livestock production this year, as well as negatively impact food security, according to the latest FAO flood report.
  • Health organizations in Upper Nile State continued to monitor potential cases of Hepatitis E, with 22 people having died since the outbreak began in September.
  • Insecurity continued to restrict access to conflictdisplaced communities in Jonglei State’s Pibor County.
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