Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 26 | 23 - 29 June 2014 [EN/AR]

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 29 Jun 2014

Highlights

  • MSF in Chad reports that many people have fled their homes in the Um Dukhun area of Central Darfur and have crossed the border into Chad.
  • Tension and violence between Northern Rizeigat and Beni Hussein tribes continue in El Sireaf, North Darfur, with reports of 39 casualties over the past week.
  • Access to water and sanitation are major challenges for thousands of new IDPs in Zamzam, Kalma and Al Salam camps in Darfur, according to the WASH sector.
  • FEWS NET reports that between 5 and 5.3 million people in Sudan are likely to face varied levels of acute food insecurity through September.

Figures

IDPs in Darfur in 2013 2 million

In 2014 (to date) 385,000

Refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 157,000

Sudanese refugees in Chad (UNHCR) 353,000

Sudanese refugees in South Sudan & Ethiopia (UNHCR) 243,500

Funding

995 million requested in 2014 (US$)

43.4 % reported funding

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