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
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.
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.
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.
Civil Service Support Officers making difference in Gbudue State
Aug 1, 2017
Nearly two years ago, UNDP began deploying a number of highly professionalized civil service support specialists to Yambio, the capital city of the former Western Equatoria State - now renamed Gbudue State - to provide credible support to state government institutions as well as to community-based organizations.
RSS/IGAD Project Board Members Meet to Discuss Achievements
Jul 12, 2017
The Minister of Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development Hon. Gathoth Gathuoth said the government has benefited immensely from the work of civil service support officers (CSSOs) from IGAD countries of Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda.