Humanitarian Bulletins (English)

28 Nov 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 47 | 18 – 24 November 2013 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over half a million children will not be vaccinated against measles due to the on-going conflict in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states, according to UNICEF

  • More than 80,000 people in Government-controlled areas have been vaccinated against yellow fever in four affected localities in the Kordofan region

  • Over 22 million Sudanese or three out of every four lack access to improved sanitation

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17 Nov 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 46 | 11 – 17 November 2013 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• About 3,300 people have fled their homes in South Kordofan and Blue Nile over the past week following fighting between SAF and SPLM-N and insecurity.

• The Government of Sudan says it is ready to negotiate with SPLM-N on the implementation of polio vaccinations in SPLM-N areas.

• Ministry of Health and WHO report that 36 suspected cases of yellow fever (including 10 deaths) have been registered in West and South Kordofan...

10 Nov 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 45 | 4 – 10 November 2013 [EN/AR]

Highlights

• Inter-tribal violence in parts of Central Darfur State over the past week resulted in a number of casualties and IDPs, according to reports received by the UN.

• Emergency Return Sector in South Sudan reports that 1,700 people have arrived in South Sudan from Kosti.

• Efforts to vaccinate 165,000 children against polio in SPLM-N controlled areas in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states have failed,
OCHA operations director told the...

03 Nov 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 44 | 28 October – 3 November 2013 [EN/AR]

Highlights

• On 4 November, the African Inland Church (AIC) started the repatriation of an estimated 2,500 South Sudanese from Kosti, White Nile State to South Sudan.

• Between 3 October and 2 November, 20 suspected cases of yellow fever were reported with seven deaths – a case fatality rate of 35 per cent, MoH and WHO report.

• On 31 October, AUHIP invited Government of Sudan and the SPLM-N for talks in Addis Ababa on 4-5 November...

31 Oct 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 43 | 21 – 27 October 2013 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• On 23 October, the head of the national NGO Al Sugia Charity Organization was killed by unidentified gunmen near Nyala, South Darfur.

• Government announces cessation of hostilities for 1-12 November 2013 for vaccinations in South Kordofan and Blue Nile.

• DRA plans to kick-start new registration of IDPs in different camps in Darfur and Darfuri refugees outside the country, to be used for return and repatriation purposes...