Humanitarian Crisis in South Sudan Gender Alert 2: May 2014

Authors/editor(s): Inter-Agency Standing Committee (ISAC)

Since the initial eruption of violence in December 2013, the humanitarian situation has deteriorated sharply in South Sudan. An estimated 959,000 people are internally displaced (of which 192,000 are in inaccessible areas) with an additional 293,000 refugees in neighbouring countries. As of yet, there is no reliable disaggregation of these figures based on sex and age.

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Africa; South Sudan

Subject area(s): Peace and security; Ending violence against women and girls

Resource type: Newsletters/magazines

Publication year: 2014

Number of pages: 4

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)