Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 33 | 11 – 17 August 2014 [EN/AR]

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 17 Aug 2014
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HIGHLIGHTS

• Over 171,000 people across 12 states in Sudan have been affected by heavy rains and floods that started in late July 2014, according to HAC.

• In El Fasher town, North Darfur, heavy rains destroyed 324 homes and damaged another 2,570, according to IOM.

• Fighting over resources left 64 people dead in Umm Rakoba, East Darfur.

• As of 13 August, some 93,500 South Sudanese refugees had arrived in Sudan, according to UNHCR

FIGURES

People in need of humanitarian aid in Sudan 6.9 million

IDPs in Darfur in 2013 2 million
in 2014 (to date) 399,800

GAM caseload 1.4 million

Refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 157,000

South Sudanese refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 93,490

FUNDING

988 million requested in 2014 (US$)

46.6 % reported funding

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