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
Maps & Infographics
Most read reports
- 2017 Humanitarian Partners' Achievements in Sudan (June 2018)
- Statement attributable to Mr Abdullah Fadil, the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator, a.i. in Sudan, on World Humanitarian Day 2018 [EN/AR]
- Celebrating Eid ‘no priority’ for Sudan’s flood victims
- Sudan says wouldn’t accept new conditions on Two Areas talks
- ‘Fall armyworm danger to food security in South Kordofan’
On the fourth anniversary of the Darfur crisis, HelpAge International is calling on humanitarian organisations to adopt an intergenerational approach to the delivery of aid and to building peace and reconciliation initiatives.
HelpAge International is calling on the health delivery organisations to train staff to address the specific health needs of older people.
More than 2 million people have been displaced and many face the prospect that they will not be able to return home.
Responses to humanitarian emergencies on the scale of the Darfur crisis concentrate on meeting immediate basic needs and ensuring the safety and protection of the endangered population. It is well documented that older people, as a vulnerable group, are often neglected or ignored in this initial response. Prolonged violence and displacement present a further challenge to humanitarian agencies, creating longer-term social, economic and psychological needs.
A new report by HelpAge International Rebuilding lives in longer-term emergencies' highlights gaps in emergency responses which have left 55,000 internally displaced older people isolated and without access to basic services.