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In this Feb. 20, 2018, photo, a Sudanese refugee boy stands on top of a broken-down tractor in Yida, South Sudan. While millions of South Sudanese flee their country in what the United Nations has called the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis since the Rwandan genocide, hundreds of thousands of ...
Over 4,500 South Sudanese refugees arrived in Sudan in February, increasing the number of new arrivals in 2018 to over 10,300 refugees, which is significantly less than the number who arrived at this time by this time in 2017. The total number of South Sudanese refugees arrived in Sudan since mid-2013 ...

In this Feb. 20, 2018, photo, a Sudanese refugee boy stands on top of a broken-down tractor in Yida, South Sudan. While millions of South Sudanese flee their country in what the United Nations has called the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis since the Rwandan genocide, hundreds of thousands of ...
This would bring the estimated South Sudanese refugee population to 3.1 million—an increase of 18 per cent—by the end of December 2018. This population is urgently in need of protection, shelter and medical care. In South Sudan itself, some two million IDPs and 307,000 non-South Sudanese refugees ...
Disturbing video clips shared on social media by their desperate families have revealed the ordeal of Sudanese migrants kidnapped and tortured for ... Rights group Amnesty International last month accused European governments of being complicit in the torture and abuse of migrants and refugees in ...
Yumbe, Uganda, on the border of South Sudan, for instance, looks almost entirely empty on a map, but it's where many refugees fleeing conflict in Sudan have settled. The Humanitarian OpenStreetMap team is equipping individual volunteers to form “working groups” that use mobile technology to collect ...

In 2018, an estimated 1.2 million refugees and asylum seekers are living in Sudan and in need of humanitarian assistance. This includes over 455,000 South Sudanese refugees who had arrived in Sudan, as of 15 October, since the start of the conflict in South Sudan in December 2013, and an estimated ...
South Sudan's civil war, which began in 2013 between the government and armed opposition groups, has reportedly claimed the lives of up to 300,000 people and displaced about four million others – one-third of the country's population. Some of the hundreds of thousands of refugees who escaped fierce ...
Nor do they face the dangers that the African refugees face. Aliza Olmert, the wife of the former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and a refugee activist, told me that, in 2012, Israel expelled a thousand Sudanese asylum seekers to South Sudan, including four hundred children. Many died, and the country has since deteriorated ...
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met with South Sudan President Salva Kiir in the capital, Juba, to encourage an end to the country's civil war and to ... During South Sudan's earlier war for independence from Sudan, Egypt accepted South Sudanese refugees and gave them access to education.
According to a UNHCR press release in November 2017, out of 27,500 Eritreans and 7,800 Sudanese, Israel granted refugee status to only eight Eritreans and two ... Many of the refugees who came to Israel didn't set off from Eritrea or Sudan to get to the Jewish state, they were fleeing brutalities at home.
The UNHCR, the U.N.'s top refugees body, said in a report released Monday that "6.2 percent or 3,391 out of the total of 54,172 refugee children under 5 ... year on record," U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator Alain Noudehou told a press conference in the South Sudanese capital Juba, according to Reuters.
March 4, 2018 (JUBA) – More than 24,000 of refugee children under five years in South Sudan suffer from growth retardation, a nutrition survey done by the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) shows. JPEG - 97.6 kb; South Sudanese refugees carrying Core Relief Items walk down a road in Bidibidi ...
March 4, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The government of the White Nile State said arrangements are underway to receive the new influx of the South Sudanese refugees. The Secretary-General of the White Nile State government and chairman of the technical coordination committee for refugee affairs, Al-Tayeb ...
... to research South Sudan, and came across multiple articles detailing the horrors of the country's ongoing conflict and the millions who, having fled war and famine in their homeland, are now living as refugees in neighboring countries. Uganda in particular has been one of the main refugee destinations.
Sudanese refugee Al Ghali Yahia has been waiting five years for his wife to join him in Rochester. Al Ghali Yahia: 'I don't know why it ... Unable to earn the money in Sudan, Al Ghali went to Egypt, then Syria, then Lebanon, cleaning houses and working in a factory. As soon as he got the money together, ...
2018 South Sudan Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) finalized – The multi-sectoral Sudan Country Plan of the RRRP includes 30 NGO, INGO and UN partners appealing for a total of $327.2 M to support an estimated 677,000 South Sudanese refugees in Sudan in 2018. This includes an ...

Khartoum) - About another 200 000 South Sudanese refugees are expected to arrive in Sudan this year, fleeing fighting and food insecurity in their country, the United Nations said on Thursday. South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, descended into civil war just two years after it split from the north in ...
Kenya is the third country after Uganda and Ethiopia hosting the largest number of South Sudanese refugees. These refugees walk for long distances without food to reach the Kakuma refugee camp in Turkana. A visit to the camp revealed a depressing state of affairs for women and children.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, supports economic activity by more than 30,000 South Sudanese refugees in Meri to help them become self-reliant. Cash grants by the World Food Programme, distributed with the support of UNHCR, help money to circulate, and the allocation of agricultural land by the ...
“We learn how to build our self-confidence, how to protect ourselves and how to respect others,” says Siham, 18, a Sudanese refugee and one of the ... As a young girl, Siham was caught up in the ravaging conflict in Sudan's Blue Nile State, constantly plagued by the sounds of bombs and gun shots. At only ...
For Okeny and Mayen, both of whom are among the millions of refugees displaced by Sudan's violent civil wars missing out on key bookings due to green card troubles or feeling they have to conceal their careers from the most important people in their lives have been issues. For Nyasiase, a citizen of ...
REVISED POPULATION FIGURES IN EAST DARFUR – The overall refugee population figure for East Darfur has been revised downwards to 98,758 refugees, following the completion of individual (biometric) registration for 796 refugees living in Yassin locality, as well as the deduction of 1,070 individuals ...
UNHCR and the Ministry of General Education and Instruction of South Sudan today launched a new data collection and analysis tool, Refugees Education Information Management System (REMIS) that will help improve monitoring and planning of education programs for refugee children living in South ...
Meanwhile, about 3,484 South Sudanese refugees arrived in Darfur in January 2018 and another 91,880 refugees throughout 2017. As of 31 January 2018, Darfur hosts 164,078 South Sudanese refugees, according to UNHCR. UNHCR and partners anticipate over 91,600 refugee arrivals from South ...
The current deportation plan threatens to remove thousands of Africans, many of them from Sudan and Eritrea. The United Nations refugee agency estimates there are 27,000 Eritreans and 7,700 Sudanese in Israel, who say they fled war, persecution, and conscription. Officials, however, call them ...
Uganda in particular has been one of the main refugee destinations. Rich began emailing bishops in the area, and immediately got a response from Bishop Sabino Ocan Odoki of Arua, in northern Uganda, saying Rich's email was an “answer to prayer,” as he had more than a million Sudanese refugees in ...
His refugee application had been approved; a place was reserved for him in Rochester, New York, far from the violence he knew as a child in Darfur. ... Al Ghali Yahia, 33, was born in Nyala, the capital of the South Darfur region of western Sudan. He and .... She sends him Sudanese items he can't get here.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has labelled the asylum-seekers "illegal infiltrators," suggesting they are seeking job opportunities rather than genuine refugee protection. The wave of Eritrean and Sudanese migrants began in 2006, with people fleeing persecution and violence crossing the ...
2018 South Sudan Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) finalized – The multi-sectoral Sudan Country Plan of the RRRP includes 30 NGO, INGO and UN partners appealing for a total of $327.2 M to support an estimated 677,000 South Sudanese refugees in Sudan in 2018. This includes an ...
39,806 Refugees and IDPs received non-food items assistance from UNHCR across South Sudan in January 2018. ... Implementing partners in 2018 are ADRA, UMCOR, Danish Refugee Council, Handicap International, Humanitarian Development Consortium, INTERSOS, International Rescue Committee ...
About another 200,000 South Sudanese refugees are expected to arrive in Sudan this year, fleeing fighting and food insecurity in their country, the United Nations said Thursday. South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, descended into civil war just two years after it split from the north in 2011. Since the ...
The Darfur Program reaffirms its commitment to support the people and communities of Darfur and South Sudanese refugees and in line with the Sudan Multi-Year Humanitarian Plan, acknowledges the need for a change in approach and the move towards recovery and longer-term planning. Hence, the ...
Because these refugees, they are from other countries, the donors who are giving support to the refugees are from other countries.” $2 billion sought. The conflict in South Sudan has sent more than one million refugees into northern Uganda since 2016. Last year, Uganda hosted an international donor ...
Khartoum) - About another 200 000 South Sudanese refugees are expected to arrive in Sudan this year, fleeing fighting and food insecurity in their country, the United Nations said on Thursday. South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, descended into civil war just two years after it split from the north in ...
Kenya is the third country after Uganda and Ethiopia hosting the largest number of South Sudanese refugees. These refugees walk for long distances without food to reach the Kakuma refugee camp in Turkana. A visit to the camp revealed a depressing state of affairs for women and children.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, supports economic activity by more than 30,000 South Sudanese refugees in Meri to help them become self-reliant. Cash grants by the World Food Programme, distributed with the support of UNHCR, help money to circulate, and the allocation of agricultural land by the ...
The 2018 South Sudan Regional RRP articulates the protection and humanitarian needs of an anticipated 3,135,000 South Sudanese refugees by the end of 2018. The RRP outlines the inter-agency response strategy and financial requirements of 74 partners responding across six countries of asylum.
As part of an ongoing assessment of regional displacement of South Sudanese and in response to an increase in reported refugee returns from Kenya, REACH conducted an assessment in Kalobayei refugee settlement in Turkana County, Kenya. This was intended as an initial step to understanding factors ...
Ongoing violence in South Sudan is projected to result in "Africa's largest refugee crisis since the mid-1990s," the United Nations announced on Feb. 1. "The human cost of the South Sudan conflict has reached epic proportions," said Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. "If the war ...
“Every step towards peace is important, isn't it?” The star athlete was forced to flee war in South Sudan in 2005 at the age of 10, leaving his parents and arriving alone to Kakuma refugee camp in northern Kenya. There are currently more than 2.5 million South Sudanese refugees in countries including ...
Muhtar Awdalla had two choices: indefinite detention in southern Israel, or a return to his native Sudan, where he feared for his safety. ... Israel does not verify individual refugee claims. ... Since 2009, Israel has only recognised 10 Eritreans and one Sudanese national as refugees, according to UNHCR.
Evidence continues to mount that refugees deported by Israel to third countries in Africa face grave dangers and death, including risking their lives by taking ... The study was conducted with 19 Eritreans who were relocated between 2014 and 2016, only to leave East Africa again and be granted refugee ...
With the conflict now in its fifth year, nearly 2.5 million South Sudanese have fled the country to six neighboring countries including Uganda, Kenya, Sudan, ... The number of refugees is projected to cross the 3 million mark by the end of this year, making South Sudan Africa's largest refugee crises since the ...
The ratio of South Sudanese refugees to local residents in the Arua district is now 1 to 4, according to the U.N. refugee agency. That puts nearly a quarter-million refugees in that district alone. At the vast Imvempi settlement, a refugee named Susan, 23, digs the foundation for her new home using her bare ...
As of 31 October 2017, there are close to 2.5 million South Sudanese refugees hosted in six asylum countries: the Central African Republic (CAR), the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan and Uganda. This figure includes two million refugees who have fled since the outbreak ...
CAIRO — Farah Hamed, a Sudanese refugee from the war-torn province of Darfur, was startled when he heard a loud knocking on his apartment door in Cairo in July. Too scared to open the door, he looked through the peephole to see who it was. He said that is when he saw the man from Sudan's ...
One of the members of the gang that kidnapped and tortured the Sudanese refugees is arrested by Libya's Special Deterrence Force (Rada) in the central Libyan city of Sirte, published on January 24, 2018. Special Deterrence Forces. Growing up in Al Kassab refugee camp in Kutum, Ahmed was blessed ...
In South Sudan over 4 million people are currently uprooted, including over 2 million IDPs and close to 2 million refugees and asylum seekers in adjacent countries, including in Uganda which has now become the largest refugee host country in Africa, with 1.4 million refugees. In view of this situation, the ...
Although the daily arrival rate of South Sudanese seeking refuge in Uganda continues to decline; roughly 120 people arrived daily in December, compared to 2,000 per day in late 2016. In 2017, the Unicef humanitarian report projected that the total refugee population would increase from 1.4 million to ...


 

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