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35,200 Individuals
Refugees from South Sudan: Post 15 Dec 2013
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Population


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Refugees from South Sudan: Post 15 Dec 2013

717,302


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 22 Jul 2016


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS, UNHCR and Government (OPM), WFP, Government (OPM), RIMS System

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Pre 15 Dec 2013

114,280


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 22 Jul 2016


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV

Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

831,582


Registered and Awaiting Registration
Last Updated 22 Jul 2016


Source - UNHCR, UNHCR & GOV, SRCS, UNHCR and Government (OPM), WFP, Government (OPM), RIMS System

Demography
Male (46.5%) Age (53.5%) Female
9.4% 0 - 4 9.1%
15.2% 5 - 11 14.5%
10.2% 12 - 17 8.4%
11.3% 18 - 59 20.1%
0.5% 60 + 1.4%

Population Planning figure

806,000


Last Updated 09 Nov 2015


Source - UNHCR

  Refugees and asylum-seekers from South Sudan: Total

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Refugees in South Sudan

264,204


Last Updated 30 Jun 2016


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Report Date: 08/07/2016
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  News

Thousands flee to Uganda after South Sudan flare-up
UNHCR, 19 Jul 2016
Nearly 3,000 people fleeing the latest flare-up in South Sudan crossed into Uganda over the weekend and more are expected while tension remains high in the region, the UN refugee agency said today. On Friday and Saturday, 1,326 South Sudanese entered Uganda and a further 1,633 on Sunday. This bro...
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Agencies launch revised appeal for South Sudan refugees amid concerns the numbers could pass the 1 million mark this year
UNHCR, 15 Jul 2016
The population of South Sudanese refugees in the region could pass the 1 million mark this year if cross-border displacement trends continue, according to Ann Encontre, Regional Refugee Coordinator for the South Sudan situation. Launching the revised appeal of USD 701 million in Nairobi today, ...
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A Joyful Graduation Ceremony for Refugees in North Uganda
NRC, 15 Jun 2016
On three consecutive bright mornings in June 2016, South Sudanese refugee and host community youth, with a great deal of excitement, flocked to their respective vocational skill training sites in Nyumanzi, Ayilo II and Ocea. Some of them wore gowns fashioned by their friends in the tailoring class a...
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UNHCR deplores violence in Gambella, applauds Ethiopia’s continued protection of refugees
UNHCR, 26 Apr 2016
Addis Ababa, Tuesday 26th April 2016 UNHCR deplores violence in Gambella, applauds Ethiopia’s continued protection of refugees UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is concerned about the recent violent incidents in and around Gambella town, western Ethiopia, and is calling for calm in this diffic...
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UN Agencies Concerned About Limited Funding To Assist South Sudanese Refugees In Sudan
WFP, UNHCR, UNICEF, 25 Apr 2016
KHARTOUM – The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today expressed deep concern at funding shortfalls which could affect the assistance that is being provided to South Sudanese refuge...
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  Live News Feeds

  Highlights

Close to 16,000 South Sudanese refugees have fled to Uganda between 16th July - 20th July alone.
21 Jul 2016
Torrential rains are hampering registration efforts for new arrivals in Uganda.
21 Jul 2016
Collection points, transit centres and reception centres in Uganda are severely over-stretched due to the mass influx.
21 Jul 2016
On 16 June, the Day of the African Child was commemorated in all South Sudanese refugee camps in Gambella region. Children’s activities to mark the day included: songs, cultural show, football and volleyball matches.
21 Jul 2016
Both refugees and members of host communities participated in activities to commemorate World Refugee Day on 20 June, which focused on promoting peaceful coexistence among refugees and between refugees and their host community. The main event in Gambella region took place at Tierkidi camp. There were also activities in the other five South Sudanese refugee camps in the region.
21 Jul 2016