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South Sudan: Humanitarian Bulletin, Issue 2 - 3 February 2017

HIGHLIGHTS

• Fighting in the vicinity of Wau Shilluk and Malakal has displaced civilians and disrupted humanitarian activities.

• More than 52,600 South Sudanese fled to Uganda in January.

• South Sudanese are likely to face extreme levels of food insecurity in an extended lean season from February to July 2017.

• After extensive negotiations, a humanitarian team travelled to the Greater Baggari area, outside Wau town.

• Following disruptions to humanitarian operations, health partners have stepped up response to cholera in Panyijiar County.

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United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
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Original Publication Date: 
03 Feb 2017
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Humanitarian Bulletin