OCHA Sudan Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin 1-7 April 2011

Situation Report
Originally published



  • Re-verification and continuing returnee movements to southern Sudan have raised the number of returnees to some 288,000 people.

  • Humanitarian actors continue to assess and respond to needs following clashes between security forces and militia groups in Jonglei, Upper Nile and Unity in southern Sudan.

  • Two months of intermittent inter-communal clashes in Lakes and Western Equatoria have led to significant population displacement and property destruction in both states.

  • Up to 70 per cent of Abyei town residents who were displaced in March may have returned, according to SSRRC.

  • Verification of new IDPs in Zamzam and other camps and settlements in Darfur continues.

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