Appeals & Response Plans
- South Sudan: Rift Valley Fever Outbreak - Dec 2017
- South Sudan: Floods - Sep 2017
- East Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- South Sudan: Cholera Outbreak - Jul 2016
- South Sudan: Food Insecurity - 2015-2018
- South Sudan: Cholera Outbreak - Jun 2015
- Sudan/South Sudan: Measles Outbreak - Mar 2015
- South Sudan: Kala-azar Outbreak - Sep 2014
- South Sudan: Floods - Aug 2014
- South Sudan: Cholera Outbreak - May 2014
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Blurb: In South Sudan, the world’s newest country, MCC-supported education continues in spite of political instability.
By Candacia Greeman and Emily Loewen
RUMBEK, South Sudan and WINNIPEG, Manitoba – When South Sudan became an independent country in 2011, hopes were high and the future looked bright. But conflict broke out in 2013 and violence has ebbed and flowed since then.
MCC continues to provide food and encourage understanding among people displaced by violence in South Sudan.
By Emily Loewen
Aug. 29, 2014
WINNIPEG, Man. – As conflict has displaced more than 1.5 million people in South Sudan since late December, about 70,000 of them sought refuge at an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Awerial County, South Sudan, where they could find people who spoke the same language.
By Gladys Terichow
Jan. 3, 2012
JUBA, South Sudan—Carrying her two-year old daughter Ester on her back, Jerisa Muro walks to a sewing class almost two miles from her home in Juba, the capital city of South Sudan.
Muro, a mother of four children, ages 2 to 11, hopes to start a tailoring business and earn enough money so that her children can go to school. She is especially concerned that her two eldest children are not attending school.
By Gladys Terichow
Oct. 1, 2012
OPARI, South Sudan— After fleeing aerial bombings in South Sudan and living in a refugee camp in Uganda for 14 years, Caesaer Hakim and his family were excited that the day to return home had finally arrived.
But when they got to their ancestral home in Opari, they found another family living on their land.