Biannual (formerly Quarterly) Updates

20 Oct 2013
Sudan Humanitarian Update January - June 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

-ƒƒ Hundreds of thousands of people fled their homes in Sudan in the first six months of 2013 due to inter-tribal violence and fighting between the SAF and armed movements.

-ƒƒ This displacement includes over 310,000 newly displaced people in Darfur, which is more than the number of people displaced in 2011 and 2012 combined.

-ƒƒ Conflict in South Kordofan and Blue Nile continued to affect civilians, with food insecurity expected to...

16 Feb 2013
Sudan Humanitarian Update - 4th Quarter 2012

HIGHLIGHTS IN THE 4TH QUARTER

-ƒ In South Kordofan and Blue Nile, more than one million people remain severely affected by the armed conflict that began in June 2011. In addition, over 200,000 Sudanese refugees have fled to South Sudan and Ethiopia.

-ƒ In Darfur, fighting between the SAF and armed movements as well as inter-tribal fighting have led to new civilian displacement in parts of Darfur. Humanitarian agencies estimate that around 90,000 Darfuris...

02 Nov 2012
Sudan Humanitarian Update - 3rd Quarter 2012

Highlights in the 3rd quarter

  • Conflict in South Kordofan and Blue Nile continued to affect civilians and there are now over 211,000 Sudanese refugees in camps in South Sudan and Ethiopia.

  • ƒƒIn early August, the Government and SPLM-N signed, separately, agreements with the Tripartite initiative on delivering relief aid to all conflict-affected people in South Kordofan and Blue Nile, but by the end of September no aid had been delivered under...

15 Jul 2012
Sudan Humanitarian Update - 2nd Quarter 2012

Highlights in the 2nd quarter

  • The invasion by South Sudan of the oil-rich area of Higlig in early April led to further displacement of civilians and a serious deterioration in relations between the two countries. ƒƒ

  • Fighting between the SAF and SPLM-N continued to affect civilians and cause large-scale displacement, with 205,000 Sudanese refugees now in camps in South Sudan and Ethiopia. ƒƒ

  • On 27 June the Government of Sudan...

23 Apr 2012
Sudan Humanitarian Update - 1st Quarter 2012

Tensions rise as fighting spreads and oil is cut

The first quarter of 2012 laid the ground for a growing crisis between Sudan and South Sudan as tensions steadily increased over a number of outstanding Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) issues. The shutdown of oil production in South Sudan in January has raised concerns about a serious escalation of confl ict between the two states. Fierce clashes between the Sudan and South Sudan armies in the border area of...