South Sudan Ngo Forum Calls For Urgent Funding to Avert Crisis

Juba 14 March 2018: The humanitarian crisis has continued to deepen and spread across South Sudan and there are now 7 million people in the country in need of humanitarian assistance. Conflict has triggered the displacement of 4 million people internally and across South Sudan’s borders to neighbouring countries. Economic crisis is driving high rates of food insecurity and malnutrition, with 48% of the population now estimated to be in crisis or worse levels of food security