South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin 27 August - 2 September 2012

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

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The pace of arrival of Sudanese refugees has slowed considerably compared with previous months. Some 250 people were reported arriving to Unity and Upper Nile states during the week, down from June and July when an average of 2,000 people were arriving a day.

  • Assessments and response continued to flood-affected communities across the country, with Jonglei, Northern Bahr el Ghazal, Unity, Upper Nile and Warrap the worse affected states.

  • Over 2,000 returnees arrived by barge to Juba, from Renk in Upper Nile, where they had been stranded for many months.

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