Sudan Humanitarian Emergency

Midwifery students beneath the UNFPA banner.

The October 2021 military takeover, with renewed violence between security forces and armed groups, threatens the anticipated socioeconomic recovery in Sudan. The situation is hampering access to essential services and is likely to exacerbate internal displacement. The country also hosts a large refugee population. UNFPA is helping women and girls access reproductive health and gender-based violence services.


Humanitarian needs

Sudan Humanitarian Emergency
Last updated on - April 2021

Total people in need

14.7 million

Humanitarian funding

Resources in US$

Key humanitarian results 2021

UNFPA-assisted safe deliveries

Affected population reached with Family Planning services

Number of women of reproductive age (aged 15-49) reached with SRH services

Number of people reached with SRH/GBV information and awareness activities

Number of mobile clinics

Functional health facilities supported by UNFPA that provide Emergency Obstetric Care (EmOC)

Number of safe spaces

Personnel trained on clinical management of rape

Personnel trained on Minimum Initial Package (MISP)

  • Results data are reported and updated as they become available.
  • -Targets and UNFPA's populations of concern, including women of reproductive age and pregnant women, are estimated using the MISP calculator.
  • -Funding estimates are based on country planning processes, including inter-agency humanitarian response plans and regional refugee and resilience plans.

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