South Sudan

PIBOR: Following threats aid workers evacuate to Juba
05 October 2021: In Pibor county and administrative area, 78 aid workers, including three international staff were airlifted to Juba aboard four UN humanitarian helicopters following a threat over employment issues by the youth in the area. Source: Radio Miraya Return to South Sudan Country page more
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In 2020 documented incidents of violence against or obstruction of health care were much higher than in 2019, likely due to increasing intercommunal violence and ongoing conflict as well as the improvement of monitoring such incidents.

Health workers were injured or killed during these clashes between opposing forces, with Jonglei state experiencing the most attacks. Data

Our Global Interactive Map on Threats and Violence against Health Care provides access to continuously updated information on violence against health care in conflict and related to COVID-19.