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South Sudan

OCHA - South Sudan: Situation Report - Highlights (19 July 2019)

  • High-level delegation led by the Humanitarian Coordinator visits Yei to see Ebola preparedness and response efforts
  • Ebola preparedness and response activities heighten as a case is confirmed near the South Sudan border
  • Humanitarian Fund brings change in the lives of 2.9 million people
  • More than 3,300 internally displaced people return to Baliet County, Upper Nile
  • Almost 7 million people facing critical lack of food

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Key Figures

  • People in Need

    7,200,000 1% increase since 13 December 2018

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    5,700,000 No change since 13 December 2018

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    4,400,000 5% increase since 27 December 2017

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    6,960,000 13% increase since 31 January 2019

    Source: IPC
  • Acutely Malnourished Children

    860,000 No change since 31 December 2018

    Source: IPC
  • Pregnant or Lactating Acutely Malnourished Women

    597,000 No change since 31 December 2018

    Source: IPC