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Sudan and South Sudan

Though Sudan is rich in oil and mineral resources, over two decades of war and local conflicts have brought a devastating humanitarian crisis to the region of southern Sudan. The conflict between Sudan's Muslim north and mainly Christian south was — until officially ended in January 2005 — Africa's longest running civil war.

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South Sudan: Emergency nutrition rejuvenates malnourished child
Dec 9, 2013

South Sudan: Emergency nutrition rejuvenates malnourished child

Two-year-old Lual is among 18,000 malnourished children benefiting from World Vision’s emergency nutrition program in South Sudan.

Lopez Lomong leads the 2013 Team World Vision Hood to Coast Road Relay.
Aug 15, 2013

Two-time Olympian Lopez Lomong leads team of world record holders and celebrities in 2013 Providence Hood to Coast relay

Two-time Olympian Lopez Lomong leads a team of world record holders and celebrities at the 2013 Providence Hood to Coast relay, running for clean water in South Sudan.

World Vision to resume limited operations in South Darfur
Jul 14, 2013

World Vision to resume limited operations in South Darfur

UPDATE: Ten days after two staff members were killed by a grenade explosion near the organization’s office, World Vision restored limited operations in displacement camps in South Darfur, Sudan.

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