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Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 17 | 20 - 26 April 2015 [EN/AR]

Situation Report
Originally published



• 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

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