South Sudan Emergency humanitarian situation report Issue 7, 18 – 24 February 2013

from World Health Organization
Published on 24 Feb 2013 View Original


  • During this week, WHO supported the State Ministries of Health in Northern Bahr el Ghazal and Lakes states to conduct trainings for the State Rapid Response teams.

  • WHO prepositioned medical supplies to Unity state to support emergency response. Among the items prepositioned were; One inter-agency health kit, one trauma kit A and B, one anaesthetic kit and major and minor surgical kits.

  • In Eastern Equatoria State, WHO supported the County health department to investigate a reported strange disease in Loboya boma, Imatong Payam Ikotos county.