Ministry of Justice holds Consultative Workshop on New Policy Framework
Feb 14, 2018
A consultative workshop on a newly developed policy framework of the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, with financial and technical support from UNDP’s Access to Justice and Rule of Law project, is being held this week in Juba.
South Sudan Law Reform Commission Workshop Legal Aid Bill
Jan 30, 2018
South Sudan Law Reform Commission (SSLRC) held a consultative meeting to discuss the draft Legal Aid Bill 2018 developed to establish an independent legal aid board and provide for systems and procedures that provide legal aid for indigent citizens with the support from UNDP’s Access to Justice and Rule of Law project.
Improving SGBV Response in Yambio Through IGAD Civil Service Support
Dec 15, 2017
Local efforts are focusing on boosting institutional capacity for victim-centered responses to instances of special protection cases.
New Agreement Reached on Security and Migration Between Cross Border Communities in Northern Bahr el Ghazal
Dec 14, 2017
The community-driven peace initiative was the largest meeting of members from the two groups in over a year, with 127 representatives in attendance.
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.