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  1. Extreme Famine Concern For South Sudan

    12 Jan 2021- 15:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan The International Rescue Committee (IRC), is calling for international financial support to prevent famine across large swathes of South Sudan in the face of economic crisis, devastating floo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2021 - 15:40

  2. Heavy Floods Worsening South Sudan Food Insecurity

    23 Nov 2020- 08:59 by Local Press Report JUBA AYN News The World Food Programme (WFP) on Wednesday warned that this year's heavy flooding has destroyed harvest in the most affected parts of South Sudan, worsening the already dire food security situat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2020 - 08:32

  3. Worst South Sudan Flooding In Human Memory

    10 Dec 2019- 11:50 by Local Press Report JUBA Doctors Without Borders In South Sudan, massive flooding has affected nearly a million people, leaving many stranded in their villages and cut off from essential health services. Here, Doctors Without Borders/ ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:46

  4. PowerChina Exec Urges South Sudan To Invest In Hydropower

    7 Dec 2019- 12:15 by Local Press Report JUBA Xinhua A Chinese energy expert on Wednesday urged South Sudan to prioritize long-term investment in hydropower dams in order to expand its nascent power sector to drive its development. Wang Cun, executive dire ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:15

  5. South Sudan: Humanitarian Crisis Exacerbated By Floods In Conflict-Troubled Nation

    22 Oct 2019- 07:50 by Local Press Report JUBA Sudan Tribune Unusually heavy seasonal flooding has affected large areas of South Sudan’s Greater Upper Nile region with estimated between 600,000-800,000 people affected, authorities said. According to OCHA, ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:17

  6. UNICEF Seeks $180 Million USD For South Sudan Humanitarian Relief

    1 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report JUBA Voice of America The United Nations children's agency is appealing for $180 million to meet the humanitarian needs of more than 800,000 women and children in South Sudan. A top UNICEF official in South Sud ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2019 - 08:08

  7. South Sudan Reaches Milestone in Eradication of Guinea Worm

    22 Mar 2018- 05:47 by Local Press Report JUBA CNN News Amid war and devastation in South Sudan came glimmers of hope Wednesday as the world's newest nation announced a milestone step toward eradicating a debilitating disease. Climate Health Sanitatio ...

    Local Press Report - 03/22/2018 - 05:47

  8. Medics Warn of 'devastating' Cholera Outbreak in South Sudan

    3 Jul 2017- 06:41 by Local Press Report JUBA The Guardian Doctors, aid workers and officials in South Sudan are warning of a “devastating” outbreak of cholera that could kill thousands of people in a country where millions are already threatened by famine ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2017 - 06:41

  9. Africa Urged to Embrace Technology, Renewable Energy to Mitigate Climate Change

    3 Jul 2017- 06:41 by Local Press Report JUBA Xinhuanet News Experts on Thursday called on African governments to innovate with advanced and cheap forms of technology and renewable energy to mitigate effects of climate change. UN Development Program (UNDP) ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2017 - 06:41

  10. South Sudan Cholera Death Toll Rises to 31

    29 Sep 2016- 07:14 by Local Press Report JUBA China.org At least 31 people have been killed since January from cholera outbreak in South Sudan representing a case fatality rate of of 1.44 per cent, the UN children's fund (UNICEF) said on Tuesday. The ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2016 - 07:14

  11. Oxfam Reaches 20,000 Juba Residents in Cholera Battle

    15 Aug 2016- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan International humanitarian relief group Oxfam says it has reached more than 20,000 residents of Juba, capital of South Sudan, in the ongoing battle against the city’s cholera outbreak. The ai ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2016 - 10:31

  12. Twenty-One Dead, Over 700 Sickened in South Sudan Cholera Outbreak

    8 Aug 2016- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan Twenty-one people have died and 719 people have been sickened in South Sudan’s current cholera outbreak, according to figures released last week by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/08/2016 - 10:14

  13. UN, Partners Ramp Up Efforts to Contain South Sudan Cholera Outbreak

    28 Jul 2016- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan The United Nations and its partners are ramping up efforts to contain the cholera outbreak in South Sudan. Those efforts include an oral vaccination campaign that aims to reach over 14,000 pe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/28/2016 - 10:17

  14. Thirteen Dead in South Sudan Cholera Outbreak

    25 Jul 2016- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan At least 13 people have died and 194 have been sickened in the cholera outbreak in South Sudan, the country’s health ministry said last week. Those figures represent cholera cases reported in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/25/2016 - 10:15

  15. UNICEF Steps Up Response Amid Rising Cholera Cases in South Sudan

    21 Jul 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is rapidly increasing its response activities in South Sudan, as the number of suspected cholera cases in the country grows. UNICEF is working with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2016 - 10:05