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.
BLOG| UNDP’s Point of View: Unleashing Innovation to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
Aug 29, 2017
Benjamin Moore currently serves as Special Assistant to the HC/RC in South Sudan. His team was one of the winners of the UNLEASH 2017 Innovation Lab, designed to foster innovative solutions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Technical Committee for the Commission for Truth, Reconciliation and Healing Completes Training in Conducting Inclusive Consultations
Aug 25, 2017
The training aimed for the committee to develop a common understanding of a human rights-based and victim-centred approach to consultation methodologies for transitional justice in South Sudan.
Three Community Aid Posts Established for the Joint Integrated Police with Japan’s Support
Aug 18, 2017
Japanese Ambassador to South Sudan H.E. Kiya Masahiko and Inspector General of Police Said Chawul Lom Aywal visited one of three community aid posts supported by the Government of Japan, marking the start of the operation of the Joint Integrated Police in Juba.
UNDP hands over new marketplace to local authorities, beneficiaries and host communities in Jondoru, Rejaf County
Aug 17, 2017
UNDP Country Director, Dr. Kamil Kamaluddeen, accompanied by the Chairperson of South Sudan Peace and Reconciliation Commission Hon Chuol Rambang and the Deputy Commissioner of Rajaf West County, Hon Gasim Oresto, officially launched the new Jondoru Peace Market in Rejaf County.
“Made in South Sudan” Honey Highlights Economic Potential and Challenges for Local Enterprises
Aug 4, 2017
"The ‘Made in South Sudan’ exhibition was a welcome, much-needed event for us. We were so happy for this opportunity for South Sudanese entrepreneurs to showcase their products."
Delegation Represents South Sudan at #YouthConnekt Africa to Advocate for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Aug 1, 2017
A delegation representing South Sudan travelled to Kigali, Rwanda in July to represent their countrymen and share their unique experiences in technology, entrepreneurship, skills development and public service at the inaugural #YouthConnekt Africa Summit.