Accueil  > Crisis > South Sudan crisis

LATEST STORIES

Livestock is critically important within South Sudanese society. The sector...
11 Juillet 2019
Aren Ngong Gak, a 33-year-old mother of eight, lives in...
10 Juillet 2019
to assist 434 175 people FAO requires USD 34 million period January – December 2019                                 South...
11 Février 2019

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 May-July 2019

DOCUMENTS

Early Warning Early Action report on food security and agriculture July – September 2019
The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by ...
18 Juillet2019
Early Warning Early Action report on food security and agriculture April – June 2019
The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by ...
15 Avril2019
Global report on food crises 2019
This year’s Global Report on Food Crises highlights the plight of millions of people who ...
02 Avril2019
Early Warning Early Action report on food security and agriculture January – March 2019
The Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) report on food security and agriculture is developed by ...
16 Janvier2019

THE SOUTH SUDAN HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE PLAN 2019

OBJECTIVES   Projected acute food insecurity situation
(January–March 2019)
FAO is working with partners in the Food Security and Livelihoods Cluster to:   Projected acute food insecurity situation (January–March 2019)
  • Enhance food availability for severely food-insecure households through food-based nutrition support
  • Strengthen the collection, analysis and coordination of food security, agriculture and livestock information.
   
   
   
   
ACTIVITIES
Increase agricultural food production
Improve animal health
Provide food and nutrition support
Coordinate food security and agriculture analysis
Strengthen absorptive capacity
      5.2 million people projected to be severely food insecure
(January–March 2019)

FUNDING REQUIREMENTS

to assist 4.8 million people FAO requires USD 75 million

Read more about the South Sudan Humanitarian Response Plan 2019

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

The designations employed and the presentation of material in the map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of FAO concerning the legal or constitutional status of any country, territory or sea area, or concerning the delimitation of frontiers.