The years of war in South Sudan have left much of the population in deep poverty, and the challenge of independence is to make a difference to the lives of the poor.
Human Development & Inclusive Growth
For people living with HIV, the risk of tuberculosis (TB) compounds the challenges they face. Between 10 to 20 percent of people living with HIV in South Sudan also have TB. more
Projects and Initiatives
The vision for protected areas management in South Sudan is “An ecologically representative and connected network of protected areas, subject to efficient management arrangements for the situation of South Sudan and adequately financed through multiple sources”. more
- 11 Aug 2015:Thirty-five Ugandan civil service support officers arrive to provide mentoring and coaching to their South Sudanese counterparts
- 27 Jul 2015:Government of Japan and UNDP announce launch of initiative to help South Sudan respond to food insecurity and floods
- 17 Jul 2015:NPPR launches pro peace campaign “Re-Awakening a Common Call for Peace among South Sudanese”