Govt. South Sudan
Government based in South Sudan

All Updates

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19 Oct 2017 description

Key Messages

  • 1.7 million people are facing emergency food insecurity in the country out of which 45,000 people are facing catastrophe or famine in Unity and Jonglei States.

  • The number of food insecure is expected to rise to 6.0 million during the peak of the lean season.

  • Fall armyworm crop destruction in Greater Central Equatoria and Greater Bahr El Gazal is likely to impact negatively on harvest prospects for the 2017/2018 agricultural season

08 Oct 2017 description

Surveillance
Completeness for IDSR reporting at county level was 64%. Completeness for EWARS reporting from IDP sites was 74%.

Alert
A total of 18 alerts were reported, of which 6% have been verified. 0 alerts were risk assessed and 0 required a response.

Response
A total of 37 new cases including one death (CFR 2.70%) were reported in week 40. The cumulative since the start of the current outbreak on 18 June 2016 is 21,097 cases including 418 deaths (CFR 1.98%).

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