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Urgent action needed to prevent famine in South Sudan

People falling ill from eating grasses and weeds  Oxfam today called for urgent action to prevent millions of people being hit by famine in South Sudan. The warning follows...

Reaction to latest Integrated Phase Classification update on food security in South Sudan

In response to the latest Integrated Phase Classification (IPC) update on South Sudan's food security situation, Oxfam's Country Director in South Sudan Ranjan Poudyal said: "4.8...

South Sudan: famine pushed back but more people hungry than ever before

Commenting on the results of Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) update released today by the government, UN agencies and NGOs which finds the two counties of Leer and Mayendit moving...

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Aid agencies in South Sudan warn that funds are urgently needed to stop the spread of famine

Twenty seven humanitarian agencies working in South Sudan have warned that unless substantial funds are immediately provided to those working on the ground, organisations will struggle to stop famine...

Reaction: South Sudan famine is 'man-made tragedy'

Commenting on the declaration of famine in South Sudan by the UN today, Emma Jane Drew, Oxfam Humanitarian Programme Manager in South Sudan, said:  ...

Population three quarters the size of UK in need of aid across Middle East

More than 47 million people are in need of humanitarian aid in the Middle East at the close of 2016, equivalent to three quarters of the UK population, Oxfam said today. ...

South Sudan: Violence fuels humanitarian crisis

Warring parties, international community and UN peacekeeping force must do more to protect civilians and aid agencies Juba, 28 July, 2016 - South Sudan faces a spiralling humanitarian...

Oxfam welcomes ceasefire in Juba

Oxfam's Country Director in South Sudan, Zlatko Gegic, said: ...

Following intense fighting in Juba, Oxfam calls for calm

Following intense fighting in Juba, Zlatko Gegic, Oxfam Country Director in South Sudan, said: ...

A child holds a palm full of spent bullet casings in Tarweng, southern Unity State, South Sudan

South Sudan faces economic collapse

Five years after independence South Sudan is selling oil 'futures' to pay for the present. ...

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