Category: South Sudan


The number of children who have fled South Sudan has now exceeded the one million mark, the UN’s agencies for refugees (UNHCR) and children’s welfare (UNICEF) has reported. Of the 1.8 million refugees who arrived in neighbouring countries since fighting […]


The number of people who have fled South Sudan’s civil war has crossed 1.5 million, in what is now the world’s third-biggest refugee crisis after Syria and Afghanistan, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said Friday. © 2017 dpa GmbH read more


South Sudan is facing a critical shortage of drugs and life-saving medicines, according to Médecins Sans Frontières and a government official. It comes at a time when humanitarian organisations have been placed in a near-impossible situation — increasingly relied upon […]