‘Children die of malnutrition in Darfur’s Jebel Marra’: OCHA | Radio Dabanga

Aid organisations operating in Central Darfur are concerned that most of the children who died in Nierteti Hospital during the past weeks reportedly came from the areas of Thur and Golo in northern Jebel Marra.Most parts of Jebel Marra remain inaccessible to humanitarian organisations after fighting earlier this year between government forces and rebel movements. The violence displaced tens of thousands of people.There are serious concerns that the access restrictions by the Sudanese authorities will lead to an increase of severe acute malnutrition levels in the area. More children could be dying before being able to access treatment …

Source: ‘Children die of malnutrition in Darfur’s Jebel Marra’: OCHA | Radio Dabanga

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