South Sudan Country Office Situation Report #52 – 06-13 December 2014

Publication Date: December 2014
Author: UNFPA South Sudan

Download

The situation is tense country wide as the one year anniversary of the conflict approaches. Monday December 15 marks one year since fighting broke out in Juba. Security measures have been taken to control crowds in the likely event of street protests and general unrest. During the reporting period, there was an outbreak of heavy fighting in Nassir, Upper Nile State between the government troops and armed youth.
In Awerial, sporadic night time shooting took place inside the camps and women continue to be attacked while collecting firewood. There is escalating tension between the host community and armed IDP men in and around the camp, raising a red flag for the additional protection risks for women and girls.

Related content

Resources
Regional Highlights The region has registered about 1.3 million COVID-19 cases, with over 31,000 deaths reported.  Despite a general reduction in new infections in the past three months, a surge is evident in various countries including in South Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya and...
Resources
Regional Highlights West and Central Africa region records a steady decrease of cases over the last two weeks. The total number of COVID-19 cases has reached over 294,000 in all 23 countries in the region. By 22 December,  4,177 deaths had been recorded. The five countries...
News
"We travelled for four nights on foot across the bush," one refugee told UNFPA.

Pages

We use cookies and other identifiers to help improve your online experience. By using our website you agree to this. To learn more, including how to change your settings, see our cookies policy.

X