UNICEF Sudan Humanitarian Situation Report End Year 2021

1 January - 31 December 2021

Fatima, a nutrition worker, teaches a nutrition class at a health clinic in El Geneina, West Darfur. The clinic is operated by the State Ministry of Health with support from UNICEF along with implementing partner Concern Worldwide. Almost all of the patients at the clinic are from Krending Camp for internally displaced persons and Abu Zeir Camp for internally displaced persons.


  • UNICEF provided 3,279,990 conflict, flood, and epidemic affected people (including 1,699,450 females and 1,639,950 children) with access to lifesaving basic water services in 15 states of Sudan.
  • 260,376 children suffering from Severe Acute Malnutrition were identified and provided wasting management interventions with a cure rate of 91 per cent.
  • In 2021, UNICEF Sudan faced a $139,5m funding gap for its humanitarian response. Relevant financial contraints resulted in reducing lifesaving assistance and leaving substantial needs of children of Sudan unaddressed.

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