South Sudan — Biometric Registration Update (June 2020)
ContactDTM South Sudan, SouthSudanDTM@iom.int
Period CoveredJun 01 2020 -
Jun 30 2020
- Biometric Registration
IOM’s biometric registration system has been active since 2014 with 944 004 beneficiaries active in its database to date, out of which 56 per cent (529 095 individuals) are female and 59 per cent (558 863 individuals) are under 18 years old. Since August 2018 IOM and the World Food Programme are collaborating on the project "Enhancing targeted food distribution through biometric data management" seeking to contribute to increased food security throughout South Sudan.