Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 19 | 4 – 10 May 2015 [EN/AR]

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 10 May 2015


• Outbreak of fighting in East Darfur is causing significant new displacement and loss of life

• Inter-agency team assesses immediate needs of 344 newly arrived people in Hassahissa IDP camp, Central Darfur

• Funding constraints force aid organizations in West Darfur and South Kordofan to hand over operations to State Ministries of Health

• WFP and UNHCR begin preparations for the rainy season in White Nile and South Kordofan states


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) 146,101


1.04 billion requested in 2015 (US$)

27% reported funding

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