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04 Nov 2018 description

Operational updates

• According to the recently released 2018 Humanitarian and Disaster Resilience Plan (HDRP) Mid-Year Review, 8 million people require targeted relief food/cash assistance until the end of the year.

• There are 2.9 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Ethiopia, of whom over 1.6 million were displaced because of conflict and insecurity.

25 Oct 2018 description


  • Heavy rains and flooding affect 142,000 people across Sudan

  • Fuel shortages and access constraints hinder delivery of food assistance

  • Deteriorating economic conditions lead to acute food insecurity and malnutrition


21 Oct 2018 description

In Numbers

12,865 mt of food assistance distributed US$ 628,358 cash-based transfers made
US$ 49.5 m six months (October-2018 - March 2019) net funding requirements
1.7 m people assisted in September 2018

Operational Update

• The emergency situation in Jabel Marra is ongoing. In September WFP provided 976 mt of cereal and pulses to a total of 117,887 vulnerable beneficiaries in West and Central Jabel Marra.

16 Oct 2018 description


Ranks 186 out of 188 countries in Human Development Index (UNDP)

4.4 million people are in need of humanitarian aid (OCHA)

4 million people are food insecure, of which 1 million need emergency humanitarian assistance

446 000 refugees from Central African Republic, South Sudan, Nigeria and some 108 000 internally displaced (UNHCR)

EU humanitarian aid funding: €54.7 million in 2018 €309.5 million since 2013


02 Oct 2018 description

In Numbers

10,900 mt of food assistance distributed

US$ 3,583,562 cash-based transfers made

US$ 26.8 m six months (October 2018 - March 2019) net funding requirements

1.1 m people assisted in August 2018

Operational Updates

21 Sep 2018 description


L’Est du Tchad (Ennedi Est, Ouaddai, Sila et Wadi Fira) est affecté par une crise multidimensionnelle où l’insécurité alimentaire, la malnutrition et la présence prolongée de réfugiés soudanais s’ajoutent à un contexte de faible développement et d’accès limité aux services sociaux de base.

23 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

10,844 mt of food assistance distributed

US$ 558,102 cash based transfers made

US$ 36.5 m six months (August 2018 - January 2019) net funding requirements, representing 6% of total

1.1 m people assisted in July 2018

Operational Updates

20 Aug 2018 description

The following provides an overview of selected achievements by humanitarian partners operating in Sudan during 2017 under the Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP). These successes would not have been possible without strong cooperation between UN agencies, NGOs and the Government of Sudan. Donor contributions in 2017 amounted to about US$365.6 million for HRP activities and an additional $66.9 million for humanitarian assistance outside of the HRP.

25 Jul 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund


  • The Sudanese Government security forces have been removed from the UN Secretary-General’s annual report which lists parties to conflict that commit grave violations against children, following the implementation of the Action Plan to Protect Children from Violations in Armed Conflict.

24 Jul 2018 description

In Numbers

USD 776,145 cash based transfers made in June

USD 62 m six-months Net Funding Requirements July-Decembe

1.44 m people assisted in June 2018

Operational Updates

 WFP Sudan continues to respond to droughts across eight locations in North Darfur. A total of 917 mt of food have been dispatched for distribution to assist 97,000 residents affected by drought for the next three months.

19 Jul 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund


• In March 2018, approximately 2.55 million people were food insecure1 , down from 3.4 million as from August 2017. The record-high March to May rains resulted in significant improvement of food security and nutrition status in the second quarter of 2018. Massive flooding across 40 out of 47 counties, affected 800,000 people and displaced 291,171 (approximately 47% children) and 186 killed by mid-May 2018

• A total of 114,543 acutely malnourished children were admitted for treatment from 1 January to 31 May 2018 with UNICEF support.

06 Jul 2018 description
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Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid1 , and in particular Article 2, Article 4 and Article 15(2) and (3) thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2013/755/EU of 25 November 2013 on the association of the overseas countries and territories with the European Union ('Overseas Association Decision')2 , and in particular Article 79 thereof,

26 Jun 2018 description

Operational Context

The food insecurity in North Darfur and in parts of South Darfur, South Kordofan and White Nile is likely to persist (Integrated Food Security Phase Classification 3) until mid-2018. This is due to continuing restrictions on access to land, limited agricultural labour opportunities and low asset holdings. IDPs are particularly affected.

In addition, the supply chain break of commodities, fuel shortages and instability of the economy country-wide will negatively impact distribution of commodities, for the coming month.

22 Jun 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund


  • A total of 125,837 vulnerable individuals including Internally Displaced People (IDPs) and South Sudanese Refugees (SSR) received life-saving integrated health and nutrition services.

  • The Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Mark Lowcock, visited Sudan in May. He urged the international community to step up humanitarian response to 7.1 million vulnerable people and invest in the country’s social-economic development, expressing particular concern for women and children, and the need to protect them.