Urgent aid for women and girls escaping into South Sudan
March 7, 2012 by The IRC
|Women collect materials to build shelter, Yida Refugee Camp, Unity State, South Sudan Photo: Liz Pender/IRC|
The International Rescue Committee is launching emergency health and protection programs for women and girls who have fled to South Sudan to escape violence across the border in Sudan’s Nuba Mountain region.
Read our latest statement on the crisis: IRC concerned about the safety of women and girls fleeing South Kordofan (December 5, 2012)
See all stories about the IRC's work in South Sudan.