Global Count Finds Cases of Child Soldiers More Than Doubling

The number of child soldiers, especially girls, found being recruited around the world has risen dramatically in recent years, as armed conflicts that target children have intensified, a leading agency said on Tuesday.

Instances of girls found used by armed …

More than 3,000 children released from armed groups in South Sudan since conflict began, but thousands more continue to be used

NEW YORK/YAMBIO, South Sudan� One hundred and nineteen children were released by an armed group in South Sudan Tuesday, bringing the total number of those freed since the conflict began to more than 3,100. Forty-eight girls were among the group, …

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Mobility Tracking Round 3: Unity (Data collection July – August 2018)

Through Mobility Tracking, DTM is able to provide a comprehensive baseline and regular updates on the trends and changes in numbers, locations and priority needs of IDPs and returnees in South Sudan. IOM DTM conducted its third round of data …

UNMISS PoC Update, 11 February 2019

As of 7 February 2019, a total of number of civilians seeking safety in six Protection of Civilians (PoC) sites located on UNMISS bases is 192,541 including 113,695 in Bentiu, 29,190 in Malakal, 32,451 in Juba UN House, 2,177 in …

South Sudan – Crisis Fact Sheet #3, Fiscal Year (FY) 2019

HIGHLIGHTS

Ongoing insecurity restricts humanitarian access to 20,000 people in Yei

Health workers begin EVD vaccination campaign for first responders in Yambio

WFP reaches more than 88,000 isolated people with food assistance in January

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

Relief workers suspended humanitarian …

Protesters rally in downtown Khartoum in support of detained

Hundreds of Sudanese protesters rallied Thursday in downtown Khartoum and other districts of the capital in support of fellow demonstrators detained in the weeks of rallies against President Omar al-Bashir’s rule, witnesses said.

The latest protest came after Bashir acknowledged …