Sudan: update on the humanitarian situation with a focus on the impact on healthcare
Created: 27/04/2023 +

Overview

Since 15 April 2023, fighting has broken out in Sudan between the Sudanese Armed Forces and the Rapid Support Forces. On 24 April, the two conflicting parties agreed on a 72-hour ceasefire which partly held although sporadic artillery gunfire could still be heard in Khartoum. Fighting has since continued with displacements reported in Khartoum, Northern, Blue Nile, North Kordofan, North Darfur, West Darfur and South Darfur states, including cross-border movements to surrounding countries.