South Sudan Crisis Situation report as of 30 January 2014 Report number 15

Highlights

  • An estimated 740,000 people are displaced inside South Sudan, with the largest increase in Unity State. Another 123,400 people have fled to neighbouring countries.

  • Clashes were reported in Jonglei, Lakes and Unity states, with displacement increasing in Koch and Leer counties.

  • People displaced are hosted in over 100 locations, with 18 sites hosting over 10,000 people each.

  • Aid organizations have assisted nearly 300,000 people so far; the majority outside UN bases in rural areas.

  • UN aid chief Valerie Amos visited South Sudan 27-29 January and discussed the humanitarian situation with stakeholders, including President Salva Kiir.

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