South Sudan: Camp Management and Camp Coordination Cluster – Site Profile | Wau PoC AA, April 2019

Context

The Wau Protection of Civilians Area Adjacent(POC AA) to United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) compound was established in June 2016, following violence in and around Wau town, making it the most recently established PoC in South Sudan. In April 2017, an outbreak of violence resulted in a major influx, at which point IOM conducted an exercise to biometric register IDPs for food assistance, which recorded the population at 39,165. As of April 2019, the population now stands at 16,284.

Source: International Organization for Migration