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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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Ministry of Higher Education, Japan, and UNDP Complete Fact-Finding Missions to Assess Support Needed to Re-Open Upper Nile University Campuses

More than 89% of the University’s student population is collocated in a temporary space in Juba, with a deadline to vacate by the end of January 2019.  


Youth Groups in Bentiu Come Together for the First Time Since 2013 to Exchange and Interact on Peacebuilding

The groundbreaking exercise brought together 48 youth leaders, and their members, who had not met formally since the start of the civil conflict in South Sudan.  


Peace Committee and Local Communities Prevail as Truce is Achieved in County Conflict in Jonglei

The mediation conference between Duk Padiet and Duk Pagak communities provided a concrete example of the role grassroots peace committees can have in resolving local disputes.  


200 Women and Girls in Bor PoC Complete Six Month Training Programme in Livelihood Skills

A total of 221 women dedicated their time to learning vocational skills in tailoring, basic computer applications, bed sheet design, bakery, masonry and carpentry.  


Jubek State Traditional Authorities Gather to Examine Principles of Customary Law, Human Rights and Gender

The United Nations Development Programme’s Access to Justice and Rule of Law project, in collaboration with the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs and the Jubek State Ministry of Local…  


New Fish Storage Facility Launched in Greater Jonglei to Foster Community Interdependence and Sustainable Peace

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


Civil Service Support Officers from Uganda and Ethiopia get ready to mentor their South Sudanese counterparts

The CSSOs will serve in South Sudan for a two-year period to help enhance the capacity of targeted government institutions responsible for public service delivery across different sectors.  


New Group of Entrepreneurs Complete Training Programme to Boost Business Skills and Profits in Aweil

Press release on new graduates of an entrepreneurship training workshop held from 21 May – 5 June 2018  


Youth groups in Rubkona county are promoting peaceful coexistence

UNDP’s Peace and Community Cohesion (PaCC) project in partnership with the National Transformational Leadership Institute (NTLI) of the University of Juba conducted two three-day induction trainings…  


Law enforcement and justice chain institutions in South Sudan examine ways to tackle Sexual and Gender Based Violence in the country

Forty judges, investigators, prosecutors and social workers countrywide, among them seven women, started a five-day training in Juba – Landmark Hotel - to enhance and upgrade their professional…  

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