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In late August, teams of FAO South Sudan staff members returned to...
03 October 2014
Humanitarian assistance is having a measurable and significant impact in...
24 September 2014
On Monday, FAO North America hosted Sue Lautze, FAO representative...
21 September 2014

THE LIVELIHOOD KITS

crop kit

165 212 kits
Contains
20kg of quality crop seeds and 1 hoe

Provides
One year of staple crops for a whole family

vegetable kit

133 837 kits
Contains
180g of assorted quality vegetable seeds and 1 hoe

Provides
6 months of nutritious vegetables for one family

fishing kit

99 826 kits
Contains
2 spools of twine, 1 box of hooks, monofilament and 1sun-drying net per 5HHs

Provides
fishing capacity to feed 25 families for one day

animal health kit

+ 1mln vaccinated
Contains
regular replenishment of drugs and equipment to protect livestock

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

THE CRISIS IN NUMBERS

1.4million forced from home by conflict
3.9million suffering from crisis or emergency levels of food insecurity
108million FAO is appealing for to support 3.3 million people
4.0million in urgent need of humanitarian assistance

DOCUMENTS

South Sudan - Executive brief 23 September 2014
FAO's response Funds received to‐date have enabled FAO to distribute 413 575 000 livelihood kits (crop, ...
23 September2014
South Sudan - Executive brief 29 August 2014
FAO's response Funds received to-date have enabled FAO to provide over 1.5 million people with vital ...
09 September2014
South Sudan - Executive brief 25 July 2014
Highlights Clashes continue to be reported in parts of the country, despite the signing of a ...
25 July2014
Crop Planting Assessment Mission to Greater Bahr el Ghazal - South Sudan
An MAFCRD/FAO Planting Assessment Mission visited Greater Bahr el Ghazal from 30th May to 23rd ...
01 July2014

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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