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UNHCR South Sudan Factsheet - March 2015

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  • UNHCR works closely with the Government of South Sudan to deliver assistance and protection services to refugees and IDPs.

  • In the refugee response, the main government counterpart is the Commission for Refugee Affairs (CRA), in addition to the Directorate of Nationality, Passports and Immigration. Implementing partners in 2015 are the following: Action Africa Help International, ACROSS, ACTED, CARE International, Danish Refugee Council, Humane Development Council, International Medical Corps, International Rescue Committee, The Lutheran World Federation, Samaritan’s Pursue, Save the Children, UNOPS and World Vision International.

  • In the IDP response, the main government counterpart is the Relief and Rehabilitation Committee (RCC). Implementing partners in 2015 are: ADRA, African Humanitarian Action, Danish Refugee Council, Health Link, Humane Development Council, INTERSOS, International Rescue Committee and Non-­‐Violent Peace Force. Within the IDP response cluster system, UNHCR in South Sudan is Lead of the Protection Cluster (with NRC co‐leading), Co‐Lead of the CCCM Cluster along with IOM and ACTED, and undertakes enhanced participation in the IOM-­led Shelter/NFI Cluster.

  • Also, UNHCR maintains an operational partnership with the Ministry of Interior and Wildlife Conservation; Médecins Sans Frontières (France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Spain); CAFOD; Relief International; Medair; Mentor; OXFAM; FAO; UNAIDS; UNOCHA; UN-­‐Habitat; UNDP, UNFPA; UNICEF; UNMAS; UNMISS and WFP.