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New Fish Storage Facility Launched in Greater Jonglei

A new facility to improve fish processing and storage was commissioned today in Bor along a critical supply chain benefiting both Fangak Nuer and…

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Norway and UNDP Collaborate to Strengthen Governance and Economic Management

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in South Sudan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), today announced the signing of a three-year partnership agreement to implement a new project, Governance…  


Business Development Link Event Provides Spotlight on Opportunities and Solutions for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs in South Sudan

More than 200 corporate leaders, financiers, entrepreneurs and respresentatives attending the Business Development Link event focused on critical actions needed to harness the power of existing…  


Reconstruction Works Begin on Upper Nile University Campus in Malakal Following Ground Breaking Ceremony

Reconstruction works, supported by Japan and UNDP, on Upper Nile University launched on Saturday, 29 June, during a ground-breaking ceremony in Malakal.  


UNDP Strengthens South Sudan’s Regional and Global Trade Capacity

The National Implementation Unit of Tier I Project for South Sudan, funded by Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), was inaugurated…  


Youth Innovation Challenge Sprouts Solutions for Food Security and Agriculture Transformation in South Sudan

Following a three-day rapid innovation sprint, top youth-led solutions to address food security and agricultural transformation in South Sudan were awarded incubation grants to pilot their ideas.  


National Roundtable on GBV Prevention and Response Highlights Newly Established Court

National stakeholders met to discuss actionable steps towards strengthening prevention and response measures to address gender-based violence (GBV) cases in South Sudan on Monday 27 May  


Inter-agency Peacebuilding Support to Bentiu Youth Culminates in Handover of New Liech Primary School Facilities and Youth Peace Center

The “Beyond Bentiu Response” was launched in early 2017 to establish an expanded durable service provision and enhanced quality of life outside of the PoC, including peacebuilding initiatives to…  


Milestone Moment for NPSSS as Database Center Launched and Newest Cohort of Inmates and Prison Staff Graduate from the Vocational Training Center in Juba Central Prison

The vocational training programme aims to prevent recidivism by imparting technical skills to inmates that will enable them to pursue productive activities, earn their livelihoods and facilitate…  


Torit State Revenue Authority Officially Inaugurated by State Government, National Revenue Authority, Embassy of Japan, African Development Bank, and UNDP

The launch in Torit follows Jubek, Gbudue, Aweil, Jonglei, and Gogrial where state revenue authorities have been established in the last two years.  


With the rehabilitation of the Upper Nile University campus, UNDP and the Government of Japan are rebooting Malakal’s recovery

During a joint high-level visit to Malakal on 29 April 2019, United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Resident Representative, Dr. Kamil Kamaluddeen, and the Ambassador of Japan to South Sudan,…  

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