South Sudan: Food insecurity persists despite humanitarian assistance, raising concerns for the 2018 lean season

The Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) for September 2017 estimates that 6 million South Sudanese (56% of the total population) are food insecure with 40,000 facing a humanitarian catastrophe. A severe deterioration of the food security situation was identified Read more…

South Sudan Food Crisis: Understanding Food Security Trends in the Greenbelt Region

Since July 2016, fighting has been spreading across South Sudan’s Greater Equatoria region and Western Bahr el Ghazal state, disrupting livelihood activities and displacing hundreds of thousands from their homes. The June-July IPC Global Alert on South Sudan estimates that Read more…