Humanitarian Bulletins (English)

09 Dec 2014
Sudan: Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 48 | 24 – 30 November 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• The Government facilitated an inter-agency needs assessment to Adila and Abu Karinka in East Darfur State from Nyala on 27 and 30 November 2014 respectively.

• Media reports indicate that over 100 people were killed, many more injured following heavy clashes between two Misseriya sub-clans in West Kordofan last week.

• UXOs remain a threat in Darfur, with five children injured by exploding UXOs over the past week in...

06 Dec 2014
Sudan: Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 49 | 1 – 7 December 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• Inter-agency mission to Adila and Abu Karinka in East Darfur has identified about 123,000 IDPs in the two locations.

• The number of registered South Sudanese refugees in Sudan since mid-December 2013 has reached 113,221 people.

• A desert locust outbreak continues in Sudan as locust swarms move to winter breeding areas on the Red Sea coastal plains, FAO said.

• Switzerland has contributed an additional US $523,...

27 Nov 2014
Sudan: Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 47 | 17 – 23 November 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Government of Sudan's Humanitarian Aid Commission says about 205,000 refugees from South Sudan have sought shelter in Sudan since December 2013

  • Eight people were killed and another 33 injured as a result of aerial bombings between 17 – 23 November in SPLM-N areas of South Kordofan and Blue Nile, says the SKBNCU

  • The North Darfur State Ministry of Health reports that the number of...

20 Nov 2014
Sudan: Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 46 | 10 – 16 November 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• Close to 37,000 Eritrean asylum seekers arrived in Europe between January and October 2014 via Sudan and Ethiopia, according to UNHCR.

• On average 1,000 refugees from South Sudan have been arriving in Sudan per week recently, UNHCR reports.

• SMoH and WHO report that 101 cases of hemorrhagic fever were registered in North Darfur and West Darfur since late August 2014.

• WFP to start a food voucher programme for...

08 Nov 2014
Sudan: Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 45 | 3 – 9 November 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

WFP’s first humanitarian convoy from Sudan to South Sudan delivered 700 MT of food to meet the needs of 45,000 IDPs for one month.

• EU called for a political solution to the conflict in Darfur and support to the national dialogue during a visit to South Darfur.

• SMoH and WHO reported 81 cases of hemorrhagic fever in North Darfur since late August, of which 15 cases were confirmed as dengue fever, with three deaths....