South Sudan — Renk County Movement Trend Tracking Report (26 March – 4 April 2016))

Contact
DTM South Sudan, SouthSudanDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
South Sudan
Period Covered
Mar 26 2016
Apr 04 2016
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

On 26 March 2016, multiple locations in Renk County, approximately 80 km east of Renk town, were allegedly bombarded by Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF). According to the local RRC the villages of Atham, Babnis and Chumudi in Chumudi payam were bombed and residents were displaced westwards. 5,000 IDPs are estimated displaced in Renk town, Payuer village and Shakulla village. On 4 April 2016, the local government relocated all 100 IDPs in Shakulla to an abandoned SPLA barrack in Payuer. IDPs in Renk town are in three main locations: Abayok, Hai Salam and Hai Emtidat. The document includes a map of displacement trends, figures and brief information on humanitarian needs.