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Relentless conflict and insecurity throughout the annual lean season pushed...
28 Septiembre 2018
FAO’s emergency livelihood response programme in South Sudan assisted more...
27 Marzo 2018
As transhumance communities, pastoral families in Eastern and Western Lakes...
28 Febrero 2018

THE CRISIS IN NUMBERS

4.4million people displaced
6.1million people severely food insecure
75million FAO is seeking
4.8million people targeted for emergency livelihood support

Population in IPC Phases

Download the IPC reportSouth Sudan - IPC report October 2018-March 2019

DOCUMENTS

Early Warning Early Action report on food security and agriculture October – December 2018
The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by ...
02 Octubre2018
Early Warning Early Action report on food security and agriculture July – September 2018
The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by ...
12 Julio2018
South Sudan: Integrated Rapid Response Mechanism 2017
The onset of the conflict in South Sudan in December 2013 changed the landscape of humanitarian access ...
22 Junio2018
South Sudan - Emergency Livelihood Response Programme 2018
In 2018, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in South Sudan ...
25 Mayo2018

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
JULY – DECEMBER 2015

RECCURING VIOLENCE AND HEAVY FIGHTINGIN

Planting season missed in Southern Unity, Western Equatoria and Western Bahr El-Ghazal due to instability

OUTBREAK OF VIOLENCE IN JUBA

FAO warehouse looted, second planting season missed in some counties due to insecurity

JULY 2016
20 FEBRUARY 2017

FAMINE DECLARED IN PARTS OF SOUTH SUDAN

Some 100,000 people are facing starvation in parts of South Sudan where famine has been declared. A further 1 million people are classified as being on the brink of famine.

FAMINE DEFEATED

Thanks to massive humanitarian assistance, the famine declared just months previously was declared over in June, although severe food insecurity continued to threaten the lives of 6.2 million people

JUNE 2017
SEPTEMBER 2018

PEACE DEAL SIGNED

South Sudan’s President Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signed a peace agreement in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on 12 September 2018, brokered by Sudanese President Bashir

RESOURCE PARTNERS

FOOD INSECURITY SITUATION

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