Number of IDPs in and around Ag Geneina reduces slightly - IOM
IOM reported in its 10th update on Ag Geneina, West Darfur that about 108,600 people seek shelter in Ag Geneina and surrounding villages. They were displaced from IDP camps surrounding the town, Krinding 1 and 2 IDP camps (51 per cent), Sultan House area (15 per cent), Hai Eljabal area (4 per cent) and other sites nearby (30 per cent).
There has been a decrease of 4,760 people who returned to their locations of origin since the previous update.
The three main priority needs for the displaced people in Ag Geneina town remain WASH (water, sanitation, and hygiene), education, and health (medical needs). On the other hand, priority needs in the villages surrounding Ag Geneina town are identified as food, non-food items and WASH.
For more, please see the DTM Sudan Ag Geneina, West Darfur Update 10: 18 March 2021