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In Sudan, conflict and environmental decline go hand in hand

November 4, 2022    By admin

Last month, Sudan’s Blue Nile State declared a state of emergency following a rash of tribal fighting that reportedly left more than 200 people dead. The conflict was the latest in a decade-long string of clashes in the state, which is perched on the border of Ethiopia and South Sudan.... Read More

South Sudan: Conflict and climate crisis drives rising hunger

November 3, 2022    By admin

The number of people in South Sudan who are going hungry is at the highest level ever, UN agencies said in their latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) report, issued on Thursday. Hunger and malnutrition are on the rise in areas affected by flood, drought and conflict, and some... Read More

Devastation in South Sudan following fourth year of historic floods

October 21, 2022    By admin

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is urging international support for humanitarian efforts in South Sudan in the face of record-breaking rains and floods for a fourth consecutive year, and the threat of worse to come as the climate crisis accelerates. Two-thirds of the country is currently experiencing flooding. Over 900,000... Read More