South Sudan — Morobo County, Central Equatoria, 26 March 2020

Parts of Morobo County received an influx of both IDPs who were previously abroad (South Sudan nationals), and returnees from neighbouring Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. DTM mapped a total of 1,474 IDPs in Esebi, Kendila and 2,355 returnees, Dudulabe, and Wudabi. Arrivals to these locations occurred at different time intervals starting from 14 February to 15 March 2020. Most IDPs found refuge at a displacement site in…

Displaced families leave protection site to return home to Bentiu

OLIVIER NDIKUMANA When civil war erupted in Juba in 2013, Nyapouk Maaliah Mathiang’s husband was among the many people who lost their lives during the battle that raged across the capital city. Seven years later, she will finally get the chance to put him to rest after leaving a United Nations protection camp to return to her home in northern South Sudan. “I came to Juba with my husband in…

South Sudan Situation Report, 27 March 2020

HIGHLIGHTS More than 700,000 flood-affected people receive assistance in worst hit areas Measles outbreak confirmed in Ikotos County, Eastern Equatoria South Sudan: Three humanitarian workers killed Rising concerns about unmet mental health needs in South Sudan South Sudan Humanitarian Fund allocates US$36 million to respond to life-saving needs EMERGENCY RESPONSE More than 700,000 flood-affected people receive assistance in worst hit areas Generous and timely contributions of over $47 million from…

Peacekeeping radio stations provide COVID-19 information to vulnerable communities in conflict-affected countries

UN Peacekeeping radio stations have in recent decades helped build support for peace process in a dozen countries around the world including Cambodia, Croatia, Namibia and Timor-Leste.   Today, these stations are playing another vital role – getting the word out to vulnerable communities in conflict-affected states about the coronavirus pandemic and how people can protect themselves and others from getting the disease. UN Peacekeeping currently has large, popular and…

Huawei Unveils Servers with Intel Cascade Lake Refresh Processors

SHENZHEN, China, March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Intel has launched the Cascade Lake Refresh processor, a new member of the Cascade Lake processor family, which delivers a performance that is 36% higher than its predecessors. As an indication of the closeness between Huawei and Intel, Huawei adapted its FusionServer Pro series servers to the Cascade Lake Refresh processor in February. Huawei has so far completed the adaptation tests and launched…

Huawei Mobile Services To Explore The Ultimate Potential On HUAWEI P40 Series

SHENZHEN, China, March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — During the HUAWEI P40 Series Global Launch Event, Huawei announced the latest development related to the Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) ecosystem and apps. Developers are welcome to collaborate with Huawei in its effort to expand its ecosystem, and therefore bring consumers around the world richer experiences. HUAWEI AppGallery, HUAWEI Browser, HUAWEI Mobile Cloud and HUAWEI Themes are currently available to users in over…