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14 May 2018 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

There are seven refugee camps situated in Gambella regional state the western part of Ethiopia. In 2017 Standardized Expanded Nutrition Surveys (SENS) were conducted by UNHCR in collaboration with WFP, ARRA, UNICEF and key health and nutrition partners (ACF, GOAL, CWW, ARRA and MSF-H) from April 24th to June 9,th 2017 in Kule, Pugnido_I, Pugnido_II, Tierkidi, Nguenyyiel, Jewi and Okugo camps.

03 May 2018 description

2017 IN REVIEW

HUMANITARIAN CONTEXT

Humanitarian situation in 2017

03 May 2018 description

2017 IN REVIEW

HUMANITARIAN CONTEXT

Sudan witnessed keen improvements in security conditions in 2017, and limited new internal displacement, as compared with 2016. However, an increase in the number of South Sudanese refugees arriving in Sudan, in addition to disease outbreaks, and long-term food insecurity and malnutrition contributed to increasing the humanitarian caseload.

25 Apr 2018 description
report REACH Initiative

Introduction

Following the outbreak of violence in Juba in July 2016, the conflict in South Sudan expanded to previously peaceful areas, including Greater Equatoria (Central, Eastern, and Western Equatoria States). Many areas in Greater Equatoria are, as of now, largely inaccessible to humanitarian actors due to insecurity. As a result, only limited information is available on the humanitarian situation outside of a few large towns and displacement sites.

18 Apr 2018 description
report REACH Initiative

Introduction

The month of October was characterised by a respite in fighting across the state of Upper Nile.
This has created opportunities for increased humanitarian access to areas that have been affected by continued fighting or insecurity for the past months such as the counties located on the western bank of the Nile and the counties of the south-eastern portion of the state.

Nevertheless, the humanitarian outlook has yet to improve as the level of access to basic services remains alarmingly low across most sectors.

11 Apr 2018 description

This report presents the main findings of the inter-agency Multi-Sector Needs Assessment (MSNA), coordinated by UNHCR and with technical support from REACH, conducted in the four refugee camps of Maban County between 30 October and 18 November 2017.

The aim of this exercise was to inform humanitarian planning and response for UNHCR and partners operating in the refugee camps. For more details on the methodology and findings see the full report below, this section presents a summary of the key findings.

11 Apr 2018 description

Introduction

Since the spread of violence in 2011 between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) in Sudan’s Kordofan and Blue Nile State in 2011, over 200,000 refugees have crossed the border into South Sudan.

11 Apr 2018 description

Introduction

Since the spread of violence in 2011 between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) in Sudan’s Kordofan and Blue Nile State in 2011, over 200,000 refugees have crossed the border into South Sudan.

11 Apr 2018 description

Introduction

Since the spread of violence in 2011 between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) in Sudan’s Kordofan and Blue Nile State in 2011, over 200,000 refugees have crossed the border into South Sudan.

11 Apr 2018 description

Introduction

Since the spread of violence in 2011 between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) in Sudan’s Kordofan and Blue Nile State in 2011, over 200,000 refugees have crossed the border into South Sudan.

09 Apr 2018 description

2017 at a Glance

South Sudan is a challenging environment; however WHO continues to play its role in ensuring the people of South Sudan have access to health services. Through the support of government, donors, partners and community leaders in dedicating their time and resources the most vulnerable people in South Sudan were reached.

06 Apr 2018 description
report REACH Initiative

Introduction

Displacement trends, population needs and humanitarian access have all been negatively affected by the insecurity resulting from the ongoing conflict in Unity State, which began in December 2013.

To inform humanitarian actors working outside formal settlement sites, REACH has conducted assessments of hard-to-reach areas in South Sudan since December 2015. The data is collected through interviews on a monthly basis from communities across the Greater Upper Nile region, Greater Equatoria region and Western Bahr el Ghazal.

05 Apr 2018 description
report REACH Initiative

Introduction

Ongoing conflict in Jonglei continued to negatively affect humanitarian needs among the population in November. Clashes between armed groups and pervasive insecurity caused displacement among affected communities negatively impacting their ability to meet their primary needs.

29 Mar 2018 description
infographic Insecurity Insight

Aid in Danger partner agency incidents. Partner agencies operated in 12 countries. Partner agencies reported 591 incidents in seven countries and six security measures taken to protect staff, assets and programmes in four countries. The total number of reported incidents below reflects the willingness of agencies to share information. It is not a complete count nor representative. For other incidents recorded by the Aid in Danger project, including from open sources, please see NGO Security Incident Overview.

29 Mar 2018 description
infographic Insecurity Insight

This overview document presents security incidents and measures affecting aid delivery. The report is based on incidents identified by Insecurity Insight's monitoring of open sources and reported by Aid in Danger partner agencies using the Security in Numbers Database (SiND). It presents analysis of 462 NGO-related security incidents for which details have been shared or made public. It does not present a representative sample, but instead provides insight into the nature of these incidents.

21 Mar 2018 description

In 2017, the IOM Health Unit served more than 600,000 individuals across South Sudan, including residents of three Protection of Civilians (PoC) sites.

21 Mar 2018 description

In 2017, MHPSS continued to off er counseling, psychological first aid, referrals, home visits and support group services to 14,743 children and 30,050 adults in four Protection of Civilian (PoC) sites and five IDP Collective Centers in the Wau area. IOM also expanded MHPSS interventions to host communities in 2017. In cooperation with the Ministry of Child, Gender and Social Welfare, IOM built a Social Center to provide comprehensive social work services in Wau town.