South Sudan: Severe Food Insecurity
Created: 07/04/2016 +

Overview

On 22 October, IPC released a report stating that 30,000 people are estimated to be experiencing Catastrophe (IPC Phase 5) food security outcomes in Unity state’s Leer, Guit, Koch and Mayendit counties. The people who fled to the bush during the intensification of violence between April–June are most affected. 3.9 million people are estimated to be experiencing Crisis (IPC Phase 3), Emergency (IPC Phase 4) and Catastrophe (IPC Phase 5) food security outcomes across South Sudan. Jonglei, Upper Nile, and Unity states are the most affected.