New Fish Storage Facility Launched in Greater Jonglei to Foster Community Interdependence and Sustainable Peace
Jubek State Traditional Authorities Gather to Examine Principles of Customary Law, Human Rights and Gender
James is a recent graduate of the Entrepreneurship Training Workshop held in Aweil, hosted by UNDP and facilitated by master trainers from EMPRETEC Mauritius.
"I now see opportunity all over instead of obstacles. I know the concept of initiative seeking, and how to approach someone with resources with a plan for how I will make a profit."
A peace dialogue in Duk Padiet included over 100 youth from Gawaar, Lou, Hol and Nyarweng communities who are residing in cattle camps and looking after their cattle at the Toich Swamp area. They agreed to resolutions to stop cattle thefts and ambushes, share pastures and water points, and create a Joint Peace Committee.
UNDP South Sudan conducted its first two Entrepreneurship Training Workshops for participants from Gbudue State, in an effort to catalyze the creation of medium, small and micro enterprises.
UNDP is the UN's global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in some 170 countries and territories, working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop local capacity, they draw on the people of UNDP and our wide range of partners. UNDP has been supporting the South Sudanese people in their struggle against poverty for over 30 years. With the formation of the independent Republic of South Sudan in July 2011, UNDP established a Country Office and has staff working all over the country to help build government institutions.
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