High Level Delegation of UN Agencies and Members of the Donor Community Visit Joint UN Recovery and Stabilisation Programme in Northern Bahr el Ghazal
Dec 8, 2017
The joint UN programme aims to address the multi-dimensional needs of people in the region.
BLOG| New Casebook Designed to Help Protect Constitutional Rights in South Sudan
Dec 5, 2017
Practitioners across a variety of sectors received an introduction and training on a newly developed constitutional litigation casebook for South Sudan, designed to boost research, advance constitutional issues and protect the rights of citizens.
Launch of Leadership Training Programme for State Revenue Authority Governing Board Members
Nov 30, 2017
H.E. Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan, James Wani Igga, officiated the launch of a two-week training programme for members of the new Revenue Authority Governing Board jointly organized by the University of Juba’s School of Public Service, the Embassy of Japan, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) under the theme “Raising Transformational Leaders for Transparent and Accountable Revenue Diversification in South Sudan”.
Japan and UNDP Witness Inauguration of South Sudan’s State Revenue Authority in Yambio, Gbudue State
Nov 29, 2017
Gbudue State Governor, Hon. Badagbu Daniel Rimbasa along with the Japanese Ambassador to South Sudan, H.E. Seiji Okada, and UNDP Country Director, Kamil Kamaluddeen on 24 November officially inaugurated Gbudue State Revenue Authority as the second-ever state revenue authority after Aweil to be founded in South Sudan.
Youth Innovation Challenge Winners Mentor Next Generation of Tech-Savvy Girls in South Sudan
Nov 13, 2017
The “Time-To-Shine” project was the third place winning proposal of UNDP’s Youth Innovation Challenge for Peace
Casebook on Constitutional Litigation in South Sudan Reaches Validation Phase
Oct 23, 2017
The guide will promote research, advance constitutional issues and enable citizens to secure appropriate remedies for violation of their rights.
Cross Border Communities from Sudan and South Sudan Host Meeting to Re-commit to Peaceful Coexistence
Oct 16, 2017
During a three-day peace committee training held in October at Wanjok Center in Aweil East State, the communities of Misseriya from Sudan and Dinka Malual from South Sudan re-committed to uphold peace in their cross border relationship, including negotiating the migration of cattle for pastures in South Sudan during the dry season, as well as trade.
People with Disabilities and Minority Groups Call for Representation in National Dialogue
Sep 30, 2017
The forum presented an opportunity for position papers representing the views of visually impaired people, deaf, physically disabled, wounded war veterans, and widows to be shared.
UNDP and Kingdom of Netherlands Sign New Cooperation Agreement to Continue Support to Access to Justice and Rule of Law in South Sudan
Sep 21, 2017
Netherlands and UNDP signed a new agreement extending support to strengthening the rule of law and expanding access to justice for the people of South Sudan through 2020.
Youth Lead Dialogue About Prioritizing Peace in Yei River State
Aug 31, 2017
The two-day youth peace dialogue aimed to unify youth from different ethnic groups living in Yei River State.