Source: OCHA Sudan |

Coronavirus - Sudan: As of the 29 March, six confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Sudan

Starting the 31 March 2020, the national curfew in Sudan will be extended from 6:00 pm – 6:00 am

As of the 29 March, six confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Sudan. There have been two resulting fatalities. All cases are imported with recent travel history--no local transmission has been documented. Three patients have been admitted to Khartoum state hospital isolation and 28 suspected cases are in home…

Source: OCHA Sudan |

As of 22 March 2020, two cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Sudan

The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) has announced a national COVID-19 response plan at the cost of US$76 million

A total of 13 people are in isolation centers in Khartoum while 666 have been cleared by health authorities and discharged. The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) has announced a national COVID-19 response plan at the cost of US$76 million. The Businessmen's Union, telecommunications companies, and the Banking Union pledged…

Source: OCHA Sudan |

2020 Sudan Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) launched

Families cannot afford a nutritious meal - let alone other essential needs such as medical care, water, and education

The 2020 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) partners plan to support 6.1 million of the most vulnerable people in Sudan, which will require US$1.4 billion. Due to the current fragile economy, more people are unable to meet their basic needs, as high inflation continues to erode households’ purchasing power. An average…

Source: OCHA Sudan |

Joint Statement by the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development, Mr. Mohamed Elshabik, and the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Sudan, Ms. Gwi-Yeop Son, on the Inter-communal Violence in West Darfur

The Humanitarian Aid Commission and humanitarian partners estimate that approximately 40,000 people have been displaced and are congregating in 32 different locations

A joint Government and UN delegation just returned from a two day visit to El Geneina, West Darfur, 5-6 January, having assessed the situation to provide immediate humanitarian assistance to the needs of the most vulnerable, particularly women, children and the people with disabilities. The delegation included the Humanitarian Aid…