News & Updates

24 Nov 2015
Medair finished the distribution of blankets and mosquito nets for 5,515 households in MalakalNews
The distribution took place inside the UNMISS base within the POC site. Mosquito nets were transported to the site using IOM trucks from the IOM and UNICEF rub holes, casual labourers were hired to load and offload to distribution site. No prior assessment was conducted by Medair NFI/ES team...
24 Nov 2015
Mercy Corps finished NFI distribution for 3,000 households in PanyijiarNews
The distribution was held in Ganyiel Town, with each payam taking one day for distribution, except Thoanoum and Chuk, which was combined due to smaller household numbers. Staggering distribution days in this way allowed for shorter wait times. Beneficiary names were called based on registration...
23 Nov 2015
Human Interest Story in BentiuUpdate
BENTIU, South Sudan – The 2014 rainy season brought devastating flooding to the Bentiu Protection of Civilians (PoC) camp in Unity State, South Sudan, where thousands of families have sought refuge from an escalating civil war. For the displaced families that had fled to the camp, many of which had...