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In South Sudan, the current demand for cooking fuels, and...
24 July 2015
Livestock play a vital role in the livelihoods of communities...
06 July 2015
A major food crisis has enveloped South Sudan and continues...
02 July 2015

THE LIVELIHOOD KITS DISPATCHED TO-DATE IN 2015

crop kit

130 686 kitsContains
3 types of seeds, 1 hoe, 1 sickle

Provides
One year of staple crops for a whole family

vegetable kit

146 177 kitsContains
7 types of seeds, 1 hoe/maloda, 1 rake, 1 sickle

Provides
6 months of nutritious vegetables for one family

fishing kit

128 962 kitsContains
hooks, monofilament, twine and, in some areas, tarpaulin, gill nets

Provides
fishing capacity to feed 25 families for one day

animal health kit

+2.9 mln vaccinatedContains
regular replenishment of drugs and equipment to protect livestock

Provides
Animal health services for 80 families for 4-6 months

THE CRISIS IN NUMBERS

+2.0million forced from home by conflict
4.6million suffering from crisis or emergency levels of food insecurity
65million FAO is appealing for to support 3.5 million people
4.6million in urgent need of humanitarian assistance

Population in IPC Phases 2, 3 and 4

Download the IPC Full reportSouth Sudan - IPC Full report May 2015

DOCUMENTS

South Sudan - Situation update 22 July 2015
Intensified conflict in Southern Unity State and parts of Upper Nile State has displaced hundreds ...
29 July2015
FAO Quarterly Early Warning Bulletin for Food and Agriculture - No. 16 July-September 2015
Highlights The unprecedented Ebola virus disease outbreak continues to impact the food security, economies and livelihoods ...
16 July2015
South Sudan - Situation update 4 June 2015
Some 3.8 million people were estimated to be severely food insecure by April in South ...
04 June2015
Water Harvesting for Peacebuilding in South Sudan
While the drivers of conflict in South Sudan are numerous, conflict over natural resources, particularly ...
23 May2015

FUNDING

In Million USD

TIMELINE

Fighting breaks out in Juba and spreads to Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile States

Thousands are killed, people flee their homes, and aid stocks are looted

15-22 DECEMBER 2013
7 MARCH 2014

First Rains in Juba cause flooding in UN bases

Serious concerns of water-borne disease especially cholera

The number of people displaced by the conflict exceeds 1 million

Many displaced outside South Sudan causing fears of regional refugee crisis

26 MARCH 2014
9 MAY 2014

Salva Kiir and Riek Machar sign an agreement to resolve the crisis

Under increasing international pressure and US-led sanctions bringing hope to an end to the violence

South Sudan Humanitarian Conference in Oslo

Donors pledge an additional USD 600 million amid reports of high famine risk and crimes against humanity

20 MAY 2014

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