Sudan: WFP Scaling Up As Hunger Catastrophe Looms

World Food Programme boosting operations to support an additional 5 million people by the end of the year – and avert famine in the war-torn country

World Food Programme food security analysis has identified 44 hunger hotspot locations in Sudan – largely in areas of active fighting such as Khartoum, Kordofan, Darfur and Gezira – in which 2.6 million people are at high risk of falling into IPC5 conditions (red alert on the global standard for measuring hunger). Urgent humanitarian assistance is…


South Africa Today Africa – North Africa Sudan News