South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 24-30 September 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 02 Oct 2012

Highlights:

· Seasonal flooding between June and September has affected over 258,000 people - at least triple the number of people impacted in 2011, according to inter-agency assessments.

· The overall health of Sudanese refugees in Upper Nile State reportedly improved during the week, with severe malnutrition above emergency thresholds of 15 per cent, according to UNHCR.

· Breakthrough agreements on oil, trade and security between South Sudan and Sudan likely to improve food security and economic conditions for South Sudanese.

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