South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 30 July - 5 August 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 05 Aug 2012

Highlights:

• New epidemiological data from two refugee camps in Unity and Upper Nile states show mortality and malnutrition rates soaring above emergency thresholds.

• Seasonal rains increasingly hamper humanitarian access to disaster-affected people.

• Health facilities across South Sudan report an upsurge of malaria with high case fatality rate in the first seven months of 2012.

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