• Thousands of people displaced by inter-tribal fighting in North Darfur’s Mellit locality need humanitarian assistance.
• Some 600 newly displaced people in East Darfur’s Yassin town are sheltering under trees, according to a recent inter-agency mission.
• WFP receives food aid worth $135 million from USAID to assist people in need during the lean (hunger) season.
• As of 22 April, 133,626 South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Sudan, according to UNHCR.
Displaced people in Sudan 3.1 million
IDPs in Darfur (to date) 2.5 million
GAM burden 2 million
Refugees in Sudan (excluding S. Sudanese) (UNHCR) 168,000
South Sudanese refugees in Sudan - since 15 Dec 2013 (UNHCR) 133, 625
1.04 billion requested in 2015 (US$)
26% reported funding
- UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
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