Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 30 | 21 - 27 July 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Aid agencies in Sudan require $982 million to assist 6.9 million people in need of humanitarian assistance (roughly 20 per cent of Sudan’s population).

  • IOM staff member is released in South Darfur after 20 days in captivity

  • In East Darfur, some 50,000 people in Selea and Yassin localities receive two-month rations of food for seasonal support

  • Over 86,400 South Sudanese refugees have sought refuge in Sudan since conflict in South Sudan began on 15 December 2013

  • Malaria campaign targets between 2.25 and 3.6 million displaced people and refugees in Sudan

FIGURES

People in need of humanitarian aid in Sudan 6.9 million

IDPs in Darfur in 2013 in 2014 (to date) 2 million 388,000

GAM caseload 1.4 million

Refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 157,000

South Sudanese refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 86,444

FUNDING

988 million requested in 2014 (US$)

46 % reported funding

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