#South Sudan

  • Article: Guinea Worm Outbreak Reported in South Sudan, Just as Officials Hoped It’d Be Eliminated
    Health

    Guinea Worm Outbreak Reported in South Sudan, Just as Officials Hoped It’d Be Eliminated

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 26, 2018

    The neglected tropical disease had not been diagnosed there since December 2016. Read more

  • Article: Hunger and Malnutrition Reach 'Record Levels' in the World's Youngest Country
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger and Malnutrition Reach 'Record Levels' in the World's Youngest Country

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 2, 2018

    South Sudan is on the "brink of catastrophe" — and it's down to conflict. Read more

  • Article: More Than 7 Million People in South Sudan Could Soon Face Starvation
    Food & Hunger

    More Than 7 Million People in South Sudan Could Soon Face Starvation

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 6, 2018

    Conflict, climate, and lack of access are set to push millions into starvation. Read more

  • Article: What It’s Like to Be the Only Surgeon in the Middle of a Sudanese War Zone
    Health

    What It’s Like to Be the Only Surgeon in the Middle of a Sudanese War Zone

    By Daniele Selby|April 18, 2018

    For almost 10 years, Dr. Tom Catena has treated the Nuba people, despite falling bombs. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Is Making the World Less Stable, New Report Shows
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger Is Making the World Less Stable, New Report Shows

    April 16, 2018|News Deeply

    “Show me a nation that can’t feed itself, and I’ll show you a nation in chaos.” Read more

  • Article: Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 2, 2018

    Corruption isn’t a reason to slash aid spending to the countries who need it most. Read more

  • Article: These Are 5 Conflicts That Were Made Worse By Climate Change
    Environment

    These Are 5 Conflicts That Were Made Worse By Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2017

    Climate change makes it more likely for peacetime to collapse, giving way to bullets and bombs. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact
    Environment

    Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 19, 2017

    South Sudan is currently in the grip of a catastrophic famine. Read more