South Sudan Operational overview - 9 October 2017

South Sudan Operational overview - 9 October 2017
Oct 2017

Highlights

  • 8050 households reached through seed fairs in Yambio in August and September.
  • Following the completion of post-planting assessments in August, harvest assessments are ongoing throughout the country, and finalized in Northern Bahr el Ghazal, Western Bahr el Ghazal and Warrap.
  • FAO participated in the International Rabies Day through conducting a vaccination campaign in Protection of Civilian sites in Juba.
  • FAO led foot-and-mouth disease investigation missions in late August and throughout September in Northern Bahr el Ghazal (16 camps in the region), Lakes (four different locations) and Jonglei (four camps).
  • FAO is reopening offices in Yambio and Mabanto support new resilience projects.