Operations

Provision of Humanitarian Air Services in ROSS


About this Operation

Operation Documents

Resource Situation

Duration: Sixteen months (1st September 2011 to 31st December 2012)
North and South Sudan finalized their formal separation on the 9th July 2011, following a referendum on secession as per the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) signed in 2005. In light of the separation of North and South Sudan, the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) Steering Committee comprised of main user organisations and donors requested to split the existing UNHAS mission, which has been serving a unified Sudan, and to establish a separate mission for the Republic of South Sudan (ROSS).  

Countries

South Sudan

The conflict in South Sudan has disrupted the livelihoods of millions of people and has had a negative impact on food security in the world’s newest country.   Market disruptions due to the conflict, population displacement and a rise in prices of local food has all increased the level of food insecurity in the country. The Int...