Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 31 | 28 July – 3 August 2014[EN/AR]

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 03 Aug 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • An estimated 44,000 people have been affected and 39 people have died as a result of heavy rains and floods in Sudan, according to the Government.

  • Some 50,000 people in Marla, Magarin, and Hegair villages in South Darfur’s Bielel locality need health assistance, according to WHO.

  • In North Darfur, some 2,200 students will benefit from the construction of two basic schools one in El Tina and El Sireaf localities.

  • In Khartoum State, an estimated 19,500 South Sudanese refugees received emergency household supplies since April

FIGURES

People in need of humanitarian aid in Sudan 6.9 million

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

GAM caseload 1.4 million

Refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 157,000

South Sudanese refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 88,900

FUNDING

988 million requested in 2014 (US$)

46 % reported funding

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