Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 11 | 9 - 15 March 2015 [EN/AR]

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 15 Mar 2015

HIGHLIGHTS

  • HAC in South Kordofan says that about 14,500 people have fled their homes and sought shelter in Al Abassiya, Abu Jubaiha and Tajmala towns over the past five days.

  • Some 900 people flee their homes in Bau locality, Blue Nile State due to conflict, aid agencies report.

  • Up to 5,000 new refugees from South Sudan have arrived in Sudan, with their total number reaching almost 127,000 people.

  • Close to 1,800 suspected cases of measles have been reported from 12 states in Sudan, including 800 confirmed cases and 11 deaths, according to MoH, WHO and UNICEF.

FIGURES

Displaced people in Sudan 3.1 million

IDPs in Darfur(to date) 2.5 million

GAM burden 2 million

Refugees in Sudan (excluding S.Sudanese)(UNHCR) 168,000

South Sudanese refugees in Sudan - since 15 Dec 2013 (UNHCR) 126,814

FUNDING

1.04 billion requested in 2015 (US$)

4% reported funding

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