Supporting Mingkaman in Transition
Apr 11, 2016
UNDP, with generous support from the Government of Japan, provided the internally displaced population and host communities of Mingkaman with agricultural tools, fishing kits protective, emergency equipment and supplies and training.
Enhancing Civil Society Organizations’ capacity, UNDP conducts training on project management
Apr 5, 2016
UNDP’s Access to Justice and Rule of Law Project started a two day training on 5 April to develop the competencies of Civil Society Organizations’ (CSOs) in writing successful project proposals, effective monitoring and evaluation, narrative and financial reporting, and implementing pro bono legal aid.
Building Resilient Communities in Mingkaman
Mar 29, 2016
The UNDP Food Security, Emergency Flood Response and Recovery project recently distributed a new set of tents, tarpaulins, and emergency protective equipment to the people living in Mingkaman.
Blog - Re-thinking with Peace in South Sudan
Mar 23, 2016
The conflict in South Sudan resulted in loss of lives and properties and deprived South Sudanese from realising their livelihood and dreams of an independent Country. The conflict reversed the gains that were made since the signing of the comprehensive peace agreement in 2005.
New team of professionals arrive in South Sudan to help build South Sudanese capacities
Mar 14, 2016
Dr. Dagim Leykun is a general surgeon from Ethiopia. He arrived in Juba determined to help South Sudanese doctors improve their performance.
UNITAR expands South Sudan Fellowship Programme 2016 to 25 fellows
Mar 12, 2016
The United Nations Institute of Research and Training (UNITAR) Hiroshima Office and the Embassy of Japan in South Sudan, together with the Government of South Sudan, announced the conclusion of the 2015 Cycle of the UNITAR South Sudan Fellowship Programme and launched the next 2016 Cycle.
Ministries Train in Universal Period Review for Human Rights
Mar 11, 2016
This week in Juba, government officials met at the Ministry of Justice to begin preparations for the Universal Period Review for human rights, in the form of an initial training.
End child marriage and pledge for gender parity: Yes, You Can South Sudan!
Mar 10, 2016
Every 8th of March (#IWD2016), people from all around the world talk about women rights, equality, parity, and family conciliation. For one day, everybody seems to support women, but apart from celebrating and congratulating women on this day, what concrete actions we take the rest of the year to achieve gender parity?
Dialogue workshop welcomes second cohort of peacemakers
Mar 5, 2016
Love. Honesty. Equality. Dignity. All amongst dozens of values shared by community and government stakeholders on the first morning of the Collaborative Leadership and Dialogue Workshop.
Japan and UNDP hand over protective emergency equipment to affected communities in Mingkaman
Mar 4, 2016
The Japanese Ambassador to South Sudan, Kiya Masahiko, and UNDP’s Country Director, Balazs Horvath, have formally handed over protective emergency equipment and supplies from the Government of Japan to local authorities, beneficiaries and host communities in Mingkaman, Awerial County.