Appeals & Response Plans
- Sudan: Floods - Jul 2018
- Sudan: Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) Outbreak - Jul 2017
- Sudan: Floods - Jun 2017
- Sudan: Floods - Jun 2016
- Sudan/South Sudan: Measles Outbreak - Mar 2015
- Sudan: Floods - Jul 2014
- Sudan: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Nov 2013
- Sudan: Flash Floods - Aug 2013
- Sudan: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Oct 2012
- Sudan: Floods - Jun 2012
Most read reports
- Chikungunya fever spreading in Sudan’s Nile basin
- Health Ministry declares chikunguya outbreak in Kassala
- Humanitarian Action for Children - Sudan (Revised June 2018)
- Sudan begins to deliver humanitarian aid to rebel-held areas in Two Areas: official
- Sudan reports outbreak of mosquito-borne Chikungunya disease in eastern state
February 15, 2011-Three years after the 2008 food and financial crises, food prices are again surging on global markets - and the result could be another 44 million people in poverty. What is behind higher prices?
In 2008, armed conflicts and other situations of violence shattered the lives of large numbers of children, women and men in many countries among which the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Georgia, Pakistan, Somalia, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Chad and Colombia. Direct attacks on civilian communities, general insecurity and the destruction of livelihoods forced innumerable civilians to flee their homes.
Human Rights Council
The Human Rights Council this morning held an interactive discussion on the reports of the Representative of the Secretary-General on internally displaced persons, the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children, the Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on the prevention of genocide, and the Independent Expert on Minority Issues.
THAM HIN REFUGEE CAMP, Thailand (UNHCR) - In Thailand refugee toddlers get a pre-school headstart on education and teenagers learn vital computer skills. In Azerbaijan refugee children have new playgrounds and learn to swim. In Uganda, thousands of refugee children are getting text books for the first time.
The unifying reason in these countries, together with help provided in Kenya, Liberia and Chad, is the funds raised through the ninemillion programme to help children driven from their homes by conflict and violence.
Over 200 million for Education in Emergency and Post Crisis Countries
GENEVA/THE HAGUE, 22 December 2006 - Millions of children in the developing world have a new ray of hope as the Dutch government today announced it has pledged $201 million to UNICEF to radically expand the agency's ongoing efforts to ensure that children in conflict, natural disasters and emerging from crisis can go to school.
It is the single largest earmarked donation UNICEF has received in its 60-year history.
SUDAN: ACCESS TO EDUCATION
UMCOR is helping more children in South Sudan to have the opportunity to go to school. Of the 1.6 million school-aged children currently in Sudan, only 20 percent attend school. Of those, 7 percent are girls. UMCOR Sudan is working in Morobo and Yei counties to increase awareness for the need for education, establish Parent Teacher Associations, provide teachers with further training, and give schools basic materials that they currently lack, like books and paper.
AZERBAIJAN: KEEPING HEALTH PRIMARY
Oksana, 9, and Alyena, 10, were found by police in the basement of an apartment building. Their mother was a heavy drinker and left them there with no one to care for them. Through UMCOR Azerbaijan's primary health care programs these girls now have a new life. They receive supplements to combat the effects of malnutrition along with needed medical care. The girls were not able to stay together as one sister has disabilities and lives at a facility for children with needs like hers.
Commission on Human Rights
AFTERNOON 11 April 2005
United Nations Trust Fund Grants Awarded to 17 Initiatives From 20 Countries
United Nations, New York - The United Nations Trust Fund to Eliminate Violence Against Women will grant US$900,000 to 17 groups in developing countries, who are addressing gender-based violence in conflict and post-conflict situations.
Through Trust Fund grants:
- Community leaders in the Democratic
Republic of Congo will be trained to address the communal impact of violence