South Sudan — Biometric Registration Update (May 2020)
ContactDTM South Sudan, SouthSudanDTM@iom.int
Period CoveredMay 01 2020 -
May 31 2020
- Biometric Registration
- Points of Entry (PoE)
IOM’s biometric registration system has been active since 2014 with 943 283 beneficiaries active in its database to date, out of which 56 per cent (528,659 individuals) are female and 59 per cent (558,429 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.