South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin 6 -12 August 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 12 Aug 2012

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Humanitarian organizations stepped up efforts to improve health, water, sanitation and hygiene conditions in sites hosting over 167,000 refugees in Upper Nile and Unity states.

  • Rapid assessments have been carried out in Unity and Jonglei states to identify the humanitarian impacts of recent seasonal flooding.

  • A barge convoy carrying 2,766 returnees departed Renk in Upper Nile State on 10 August and is expected to reach Juba in 2-3 weeks.

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