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14 Sep 2017 description
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  • Harvests in October will maintain or improve food security through to January 2018 - FEWS NET.

  • About 460,000 South Sudanese refugees—fleeing hunger and violence in South Sudan—have arrived in Sudan since December 2013.

  • The third consecutive week of above-average rainfall in Sudan has resulted in flash floods, damage to infrastructure, and displacement - FEWS NET.

13 Sep 2017 description

OVERVIEW

During the first eight months of 2017, the Sudan Humanitarian Fund allocated a total of almost $22 million through the first allocation and the Reserve for Emergencies.

01 Sep 2017 description
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The Emergency Relief Coordinator has allocated $45 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for the 2017 second underfunded emergencies round to assist vulnerable people in four neglected crises. The funds will support life-saving relief operations in Afghanistan, the Central African Republic (CAR), Chad and Sudan, where humanitarian suffering is alarmingly high, but available resources are critically low.

31 Aug 2017 description
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Khartoum, 31 August 2017. The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) and the Sudan Humanitarian Fund (SHF) have together allocated US$21 million to address the most critical humanitarian needs and increase self-reliance of communities in newly accessible areas in Darfur’s Jebel Marra area, as well as in South Kordofan and Blue Niles states.

27 Aug 2017 description
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  • AWD cases reach over 30,000—including 657 deaths—across all 18 states in Sudan, according to FMoH.

  • Almost 64,000 people affected by heavy rains and flash floods across the country.

  • Over 424,000 South Sudanese refugees arrived in the country since 2013, of whom 180,592 arrived in 2017.

  • QATAR Fund for Development donates US$70 million towards development projects in Darfur, which will benefit 300,000 people over a five-year period.

FIGURES 2017

03 Aug 2017 description

OVERVIEW

This Dashboard provides an overview of the implementation of the 2016 Humanitarian Response Plan in Sudan that brought together 80 UN and NGO partners to help 4.6 million people in need of emergency relief and other humanitarian assistance. Vulnerability in Sudan - a country of 38.4 million - is driven primarily by displacement, food insecurity and malnutrition.

30 Jul 2017 description
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  • Aid organisations plan to send an additional 90,000 tons of aid to South Sudan through Sudan.

  • Fighting between farmers and pastoralists temporarily displaced 1,300 people to Kalma IDP camp, South Darfur.

  • Thousands of students in the Jebel Marra area receive education assistance.

  • European Union (EU) contributes €3.1 million ($US 3.53 million) to UNHCR for South Sudanese refugee response.

  • Over 410,000 South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Sudan since mid-December 2013

16 Jul 2017 description
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HIGHLIGHTS

• Federal Minister of Health and senior UN delegation visits Kalma IDP camp to see AWD response.

• Heavy rains and flash floods affect over 10,000 people in North and South Darfur.

• In 2017, an estimated 15,000 people have returned to their home areas in the Rokoro area, North Jebel Marra locality.

• Humanitarian needs in the Rokoro area include food, emergency household supplies, water, health and education assistance.