Crisis in South Sudan - Updates

15 April 2014
When fighting broke out in South Sudan, Ayak Chuol chose to stay with her elderly brother instead of fleeing to safety. And when push came to shove, they were saved by a brave young stranger.
Ayak Chuol. Photo: Mackenzie Knowles Coursin/Oxfam
23 February 2014
Today Oxfam withdraws four aid workers who have been trapped by fighting in Malakal while raising a further alarm over a lack of humanitarian access across the country.
Oxfam staff safely withdrawn from Malakal violence, South Sudan. Photo: Oxfam
24 January 2014
While yesterday’s ceasefire is a sign of political progress, efforts to support the more than 50,000 South Sudanese refugees in Uganda remain grossly under resourced, and host communities are being pushed to the breaking point.
Fleeing the violence, Juba, South Sudan. Photo: Anita Kattakhuzy/Oxfam
17 January 2014
Civilians fleeing from conflict in South Sudan are spiralling into debt and leaving behind important assets in their desperate search for safety.
People arrive at dawn to Awerial, after fleeing Bor. Photo: Grace Cahill/Oxfam
6 January 2014
Extreme violence and other human rights abuses in South Sudan must cease immediately as direct mediation talks between leaders of conflicting parties begin in Ethiopia.
Oxfam water, sanitation supplies arrives in South Sudan. Photo: Oxfam
5 March 2013
Ten years after a major armed conflict erupted, hundreds of thousands of people in Darfur, Sudan, still live in the shadow of war. Oxfam is there, providing critical life-saving assistance. Learn more through the stories and pictures on our Darfur timeline.
Timeline: 10 years of conflict in Darfur