Emergency Event Tracking Report Ag Geneina, West Darfur 002 (2021)

21 Jan 2021 Sudan English Download

DTM teams activated Emergency Event Tracking (EET) to monitor the displacement of individuals affected by inter-communal conflict between Masalit and Arab tribes. Clashes erupted on 16 January 2021 in the Krinding area of Ag Geneina town, West Darfur. The second update estimates an additional caseload of 40,000 individuals (8,000 households) gathering in open areas of El Salam and Umshejira villages, Ag Geneina locality, having been displaced from different Arab villages nearby. This brings the estimated total caseload to 86,150 displaced individuals (17,230 households). All individuals are Sudanese nationals. Based on a ranking scale, the three main priority needs of the additional caseload are identified as non-food items, food and health (medical needs).


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