Sudan Humanitarian Corridor to Juba now Operational
The UN has started supplying food assistance by road to South Sudan using a new humanitarian corridor opened by Sudan earlier in March.
According to a top UN officials South Sudan is facing a "humanitarian catastrophe".
PR Newswire, 8 April 2017
Following a week which saw attacks against both aid workers and civilians, the Humanitarian Coordinator for South Sudan, Eugene Owusu, demanded that parties to the conflict uphold… Read more »
South Sudan: Three Aid Workers Killed in Restive South Sudan
Al Jazeera, 14 April 2017
The World Food Programme said on Friday it was "horrified" to learn that three of its South Sudanese workers were killed in violence that claimed at least 16 lives earlier this… Read more »
UN News, 8 April 2017
Following recent attacks on civilians and aid workers in South Sudan, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country today called on the Government and the opposition… Read more »
South Sudan: President Kiir Declares Famine a National Disaster
East African, 7 April 2017
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared the biting famine in the country a national calamity as the young nation runs out of cash to buy food for the starving populations. Read more »