Flooding in South Sudan
29 August 2012
Widespread flooding due to heavy rains and poor infrastructure is impacting thousands of lives in South Sudan. In Jonglei state, flooding has caused the destruction of numerous homes and businesses, forcing people to leave their communities and seek refuge elsewhere. While in Yida, the rains...
Fuel Crisis in Yemen
28 August 2012
Since January 2011, Yemen has experienced widespread protests leading to a political stalemate and a deteriorating security situation nationwide. Government oil refineries have been damaged, leaving Yemeni authorities unable to compensate for the loss in production with fuel imports. The fuel...