Humanitarian Bulletins (English)

20 Oct 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 42 | 14 – 20 October 2013 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

• Over 5,000 Ngok Dinka have arrived in the Abyei area on trucks and chartered flights since September as debate over a referendum has continued.

• Planning is going ahead for a vaccination campaign in South Kordofan and Blue Nile in November, but the Government and SPLM-N have not yet resolved all outstanding issues.

• Armed groups in South Darfur disrupt aid operations, threatening to loot any vehicles travelling in the...

17 Oct 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 41 | 7 – 13 October 2013 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • UN Security Council calls upon the Government of Sudan and SPLM-N to urgently resolve differences to implement the polio vaccination campaign in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states.

  • MSF reports that some 2,500 refugees from South Kordofan had arrived in Fashoda and Malakal counties in South Sudan’s Upper Nile State.

  • Four UNAMID peace keepers were killed last week. Thirteen peacekeepers have been killed in Darfur in...

10 Oct 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 40 | 30 September – 06 October 2013 [EN/AR]

Highlights

• HAC announced that the polio vaccination campaign for children under five in Blue Nile and South Kordofan states will commence on 5 November.

• Sudan and South Sudan have agreed to re-open five border crossings between the two countries.

• Some 5,000 people fled Khamsat and Sharqal Muluk villages in East Darfur’s Abu Jabra locality due to clashes between the Rizeigat and Ma’aliya tribesmen.

• WES is conducting...

03 Oct 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 39 | 23 – 29 September 2013 [EN/AR]

Highlights

• New round of fighting between the Misseriya and Salamat tribes in Central Darfur leaves 45 people dead, according to reports received by the UN.

• Insecurity and Government restrictions prevent aid to some 150,000 newly displaced people in East Darfur.

• The highest level of acute food insecurity is projected among IDPs in SPLM-Ncontrolled areas of South Kordofan, according to FEWS NET.

26 Sep 2013
Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 38 | 16 – 22 September 2013 [EN/AR]

Highlights

• Fighting in South Kordofan and Blue Nile continues to result in deaths and displacement of civilians.

• Still no agreement between the Government and the SPLM-N on the proposed vaccination campaign for SPLM-N areas.

• In Government-held areas of South Kordofan, a 10-day meningitis vaccination campaign was launched this week targeting 1.4 million people.

• In Darfur, armed clashes between the Rizeigat and Ma’aliya...