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09 Feb 2018 description

Background

Standing at an ethnic and linguistic crossroads in the Western Bahr el Ghazal region, Wau town has been the site of large conflict-related displacements since September 2016. The main displacement site, the Wau Protection of Civilians Adjacent Area to the Wau UNMISS base (PoC AA), currently hosts 39,165 registered Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). The PoC AA stands as a refuge for civilians fleeing armed conflict in both the neighborhoods of Wau town and the surrounding regions.

09 Feb 2018 description

In Malakal, Upper Nile, IOM is responsible for care and maintenance and site planning of the Malakal Protection of Civilian (PoC) site. During the second half of the year, IOM engineering teams engaged in a range of site infrastructure construction, upkeep, and rehabilitation to ensure the continued hygienic living conditions of IDP residents and the continuation of humanitarian operations.

31 Jan 2018 description

National CCCM Cluster

In consultation with Cluster partners and national NGOs, CCCM is undertaking the nalization of South Sudan Humanitarian Fund (SSHF) strategic prioritization process.

Wau

PoCAA: Continuing ongoing efforts to engage more directly with the community, CCCM conducted two town hall meetings in the PoCAA, inviting UNMISS partners. The forums, attended by 60% women, discussed site safety and security.

25 Jan 2018 description

Introduction

Since its inception in 2013, the CCCM Cluster has been coordinating critical humanitarian services in camps and camp-like settings in Unity, Upper Nile, Jonglei, Western Bar el Ghazal and Central Equatoria States. In 2017, a total of approximately 300,000 IDPs remained the direct responsibility of the Cluster, the majority of whom live inside of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) Protection of Civilian (PoC) sites.

02 Jan 2018 description

BENTIU PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS (POC) SITE

115,200 site population (Oct 2017)

9.2 Km of road rehabilitated and maintained

1 democratic community leadership election conducted

45 messaging campaigns conducted by outreach workers

4 CCCM practitioner and site governance trainings organized

MALAKAL PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS (POC) SITE

24,424 site population (Oct 2017)

21 Nov 2017 description

SITE UPDATES

National CCCM Cluster

In alignment with the CCCM cluster 2018/2019 Strategy, the cluster through its partners finalized and completed its submission to OCHA for the 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan for South Sudan

Wau

PoCAA: In order to enhance site layout and access within the camp, CCCM dismantled 18 illegal structures constructed along camp roads.
Decongestion exercise continued with a relocation of 31 households (170 individuals).

13 Nov 2017 description

Context

Wau POC area adjacent to UNMISS was established in June 2016, following violence in and around Wau town, making it the most recently established POC in South Sudan. It is also the most congested POC in the country, with registered population of 39,165 IDPs sheltering on just 200,000 m2 of land.

13 Nov 2017 description

Context

Bentiu protection of civilian (PoC) site was established in December 2013 with 112,140 people seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area

13 Nov 2017 description

Overview

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) have been sheltering at the Bentiu protection of civilian (PoC) site since December 2013. There are currently 112,140 IDPs seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working with the communities to improve the living conditions in the site.

07 Nov 2017 description

SITE UPDATES

National CCCM Cluster

Participating in the OCHA-led 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) development process, the Cluster engaged members to agree on strategic objectives, sector-specific activities, and funding structures for the year ahead.

Wau

PoCAA: CCCM relocated IDPs into 29 newly built shelters in Zone A, completing the first phase of a major decongestion and site rehabilitation effort reaching 15,280 individuals in 3,230 households.

25 Oct 2017 description

Key Findings

  • The county has been void of humanitarian aid facilities since the April 2017 violence, after which the previously present Christian Development Aid (CDA) left the area.

  • Children among IDP and host communities are in dire need of education. There are no functioning educational facilities in Chuil.

  • Inhabitants of Chuil do not have access to health facilities and walk for two days to Lankien to reach health facilities operated by MSF and Oxfam.

25 Oct 2017 description

SITE UPDATES

National CCCM Cluster

The Cluster hosted 43 representatives from Cluster members –IOM, UNHCR, DRC, ACTED, Internews, REACH, Health Link, and AFOD- and partners including the Protection Cluster, Gender Based Violence (GBV) sub-Cluster, Education Cluster, and UNMISS sections Relief, Reintegration and Protection (RRP) and Civil Affairs Division (CAD) for a three-day 2018-2019 CCCM Cluster Strategy Workshop. The strategy, currently under development, will inform CCCM interventions in South Sudan for 2018 and 2019.

18 Oct 2017 description
report CCCM Cluster

introduction

What is CCCM? The common aim of the CCCM Cluster is to improve living conditions of displaced persons in humanitarian crises. The sector facilitates assistance and strengthens protection of the displaced and works with beneficiaries to attain durable solutions. Camp management is cross-cutting in nature and applies to all types of communal settings, including planned camps, collective centers, self-settled camps, reception or transit centers, and entails building relations with the host community.

13 Oct 2017 description

Context

Bentiu protection of civilian (PoC) site was established in December 2013 with Site location 115,020 people seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area.

Current priority needs

  • Maintaining the civilian character of the PoC
  • Addressing congestion in the PoC
  • Malaria prevention and treatment
13 Oct 2017 description

SITE UPDATES

National CCCM Cluster

CCCM cluster attended the Global CCCM cluster retreat in Geneva from 27 to 28 September 2017. In total, South Sudan was represented by eight participants from four agencies: three IOM, two UNHCR, two ACTED and one DRC. The team contributed to the global cluster strategy development and prioritization as well as sharing of experiences/practices with similar actors from all over the world.

Wau

05 Oct 2017 description

Overview

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) have been sheltering at the Bentiu protection of civilian (PoC) site since December 2013. There are currently 115,020 IDPs seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working with the communities to improve the living conditions in the site.