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WHO Grade 3 emergency

South Sudan completes the self-assessment for the implementation of the Joint External Evaluation of the International Health Regulations (2005)

25 September 2017, Juba – The Ministry of Health, Republic of South Sudan in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO), other government ministries/agencies and partners including FAO, UNICEF and IOM completed the self-assessment of the implementation of International Health Regulations (2005) and Global Health Security Agenda(GHSA). The Self-assessment is in preparation for the Joint External Evaluation (JEE) of the International Health Regulations (2005) a key component of the IHR monitoring framework.

WHO Grade 3 emergency

WHO and partners respond to flood crises in the former Northern Bahr el Ghazal and Upper Nile States of South Sudan

A collapsed Tukuls in Malual East payam, former Northern Bahr el Ghazal State.

18 September 2017, Juba – The World Health Organization (WHO) in partnership with the Ministry of Health and partners are scaling up the emergency response in the flood affected areas of Aweil West and Aweil North Counties of former Norther Bahr el Ghazal State, and Maban County of former Upper Nile State.

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South Sudan Humanitarian Response Plan 2017

Health Cluster requirements
US$ 144.7 million (health partners including WHO)

WHO requirements
US$ 12 309 427

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