South Sudan

South Sudan - Reconnaissance Assessment: Central and Southern Unity (Integrated Food Security Phase Classification), November 2015


The objective of the mission was to conduct initial reconnaissance on the identified sites to understand the severity of the situation and to set the stage for the more in-depth assessment and surveillance in the field.

The specific objectives were:

To identify a number of enumerators to be trained at a later date

To get clear estimated population numbers of the nearby settlements that will be used in determining the sampling strategy for periodic assessments

To conduct an aerial observation of the areas being assessed