Press Releases

07 Mar 2012
Sudan: CERF allocates $1.6 million to diphtheria outbreak

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04 Jan 2012
Sudan: USG and ERC Valerie Amos on the Humanitarian Situation in Sudan

PRESS STATEMENT

UNDER-SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY RELIEF COORDINATOR VALERIE AMOS ON THE HUMANITARIAN SITUATION IN SUDAN

Khartoum, Republic of the Sudan, 4 January, 2012

I want to thank the Minister for Social Welfare, Mrs. Amira Al Fadil, for welcoming me in Sudan and taking the opportunity to discuss the situation in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states with the Government.

Reports from people fleeing South...

13 Dec 2011
Sudan: 2012 UN and Partners Work Plan for Sudan: US$ 1.06 billion needed for Humanitarian & Recovery assistance

[13 December 2011, KHARTOUM] The United Nations and its partners in Sudan requires $1.06 billion for humanitarian and early recovery projects in 2012 as outlined in the United Nations and Partners Humanitarian Work Plan for Sudan 2012. The Work Plan encompasses 331 projects across twelve sectors.

At a joint press conference in Khartoum today, Dr. Mohammed Fadolalla, acting Commissioner for the Humanitarian Aid...

06 Dec 2011
Sudan: Emergency Relief Coordinator’s key messages on South Kordofan and Blue Nile, Sudan

6 December 2011 · Issue Number 2

I. Key Messages

  1. My planned visit to Sudan to discuss the need for free and unfettered access for humanitarian assessment and assistance in South Kordofan and Blue Nile States was, at the last minute, postponed by the Government of Sudan. I hope to be able to re-schedule this visit as a matter of urgency.

  2. Given the continued denial of access to South Kordofan and Blue Nile States we must now plan for a...

06 Jul 2011
Sudan: Emergency Relief Coordinator’s key messages on South Kordofan

6 JULY 2011 • Issue Number 2

I. Key Messages

  1. I am concerned about the humanitarian situation in South Kordofan. All parties to the conflict are exhibiting total disregard for civilians, who are being killed, injured, terrorized and displaced by repeated attacks, including aerial bombardments. I am especially troubled by as yet unverified but credible reports of disappearances of civilians, extra-judicial killings and mass graves.

  2. I...