South Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 8-14 October 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 14 Oct 2012

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 175,000 people from Sudan have sought safety in South Sudan. Waterborne diseases are still a cause for serious concern in refugee camps in Upper Nile.

  • Persisting insecurity in Jonglei State hampers humanitarian access as some displaced people arrive in Pibor town.

  • Seasonal rains continue as response is underway to about 260,000 flood-affected people in need of humanitarian assistance.

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