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IRNA flood report: Aburoch and surrounding villages, Upper Nile

Subject/Objective: 
  • Assess the impact of the floods in the area
  • Validate the reported humanitarian situation
Methodology: 

Observation

Key findings: 
  • Access of these the affected villages is currently really difficult due to the high level of water.
  • 133 HHs (estimation of 802 individuals) of the six visited villages are still living there, but are considering to move to safer area, especially Pakway and Aburoch.
  • The situation requires immediate humanitarian response to provide life saving assistance through food, NFI kits (plastic sheets and mosquito nets), WASH NFI kits distribution and health support.
  • RRC also raised a concern for 6 additional villages, too far away to be assessed quickly.
  • Based on the assessment and the estimation from RRC, 315 HHs are now flooded, including 248HHs flooded (estimation of 2065 individuals affected).
Assessment Report: 
Assessment Questionnaire: 
Available on Request
Assessment Data: 
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Operations(s)/Webspace(s): 
Assessment Date(s): 
03 Sep 2020
Status: 
Report completed
Population Type(s): 
Displaced population
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
World Vision International
Participating Organization(s): 
IMA World Health
International Medical Corps
National Relief and Development Corps
Other
World Vision International
Location(s): 
Fashoda
Other location: 
Aburoch, Pajoj
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
South Sudan: Floods - Aug 2020