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35,200 Individuals
Registered Refugees
Base Layer

Population


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Registered Refugees

243,000


Households*

52,799


Last Updated 17 Aug 2014


Source - UNHCR

  Estimated Population by Date

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  Breakdown by Location

Region Current Total    
129,152
20,169
Individuals
Households
53.1 %
84,673
20,616
Individuals
Households
34.8 %
17,740
7,825
Individuals
Households
7.3 %
9,094
3,521
Individuals
Households
3.7 %
2,341
668
Individuals
Households
1 %

  Breakdown by Country of Origin

Country of Origin Current Total    
221,340
45,488
Individuals
Households
91.1 %
14,628
4,799
Individuals
Households
6 %
5,158
1,843
Individuals
Households
2.1 %
1,874
669
Individuals
Households
0.8 %

   Latest Documents

  Highlights

South Sudan: BPRM funding for 2014 refugee assistance by NGOs (closing date 3/04/2014). http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=prm
06 Mar 2014
A mass measles campaign (targeting 6 months to 15 years) will start soon in Yida camp and surrounding communities.
02 Feb 2014
In Upper Nile camps water pumping hours have been reduced in order to cope with fuel shortage, a reduction in daily water production is to be expected
24 Jan 2014
Refugee relocation from Yida camp to Adjuong Thok resumed the 17th of January.
17 Jan 2014
In Yida, GFD started on 16 January: both Yida and Ajuong Thok have GFD supplies to last until March 2014
16 Jan 2014

  News

Interview with Udo Janz, Director, UNHCR New York, CCTV America, 29 July 2014
CCTV (China Central Television), America, 29 Jul 2014
http://www.cctv-america.com/2014/07/29/south-sudan-is-in-a-civil-war-after-three-years-of-independence...
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Food shortage forces hundreds of refugees back into Sudan
UNHCR, 20 May 2014
DORO REFUGEE CAMP, South Sudan, May 20 (UNHCR) – Driven by hunger, hundreds of Sudanese refugees in South Sudan's Maban County have returned to Sudan's war-torn Blue Nile state in a desperate search for food. "The present food crisis is a product of the insecurity that has been hampering humani...
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Australia commits extra $7.8m humanitarian aid to South Sudan
Gurtong, 14 Apr 2014
Australian Associated Press - 12 April 2014 - She said Australian money would provide life-saving assistance, with $5 million for food and logistics through the UN World Food Program. The remaining $2.8 million will go to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees for shelter, healthcare, food, water a...
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50,000 children could die in months in S Sudan: Unicef
Gurtong (AFP), 13 Apr 2014
UNITED NATIONS - The African country has experienced high levels of malnutrition since it gained independence in 2011, UNICEF said, and conditions have worsened since ethnic conflict broke out between troops loyal to President Salva Kiir and supporters of his former deputy Riek Machar. "Now the ong...
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ICRC Chief says additional funding is needed
Eye Radio, 13 Apr 2014
The outgoing head of mission of the International Committee of the Red Cross in South Sudan says they need additional funding to meet the growing needs in the country. Melker Mabeck said that a seventy-two thousand dollar budget that was set before the mid-December crisis would not be enough to pro...
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