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German Ambassador visited UNDP and Germany-funded vocational training centre in PoC3 in Juba

UNDP’s local partner “Foundation for Democracy and Functional Governance” (FODAG) launched this vocational training project in Juba on Friday 9th…

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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.  


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…  


Gbudue State graduates first cohort of Entrepreneurship training

UNDP South Sudan conducted two Entrepreneurship Training Workshops (ETW) for participants from Gbudue state´s SMEs from April 16 – 30, 2018 in Yambio town.  


UNDP supports capacity-building trainings of Peace committees in Northern Bahr el-Ghazal

UNDP South Sudan’s Peace and Community Cohesion project (PaCC) supported two capacity-building trainings of peace committees in the Northern Bahr El Ghazal Region: the Greater Gumjuer Peace Committee…  


German Ambassador visited UNDP and Germany-funded vocational training centre in PoC3 in Juba

The German Ambassador to South Sudan, Hon. Jan Hendrik van Thiel, visited the vocational training centre supported by UNDP and Germany in one of the Protection of Civilians Sites (PoC) in Juba.  


South Sudan Ministry of Trade take steps to align with EAC

South Sudan Ministry Of Trade, Industry And East Africa Community (EAC) Affairs Take Steps To Align Trade Policy With The EAC standards, although trade barriers remain widespread  


Community-led Cross Border Security Agreement Reached Between Rezeigat and Dinka Malual in Northern Bahr el Ghazal

Local leaders from Sudan and South Sudan signed an agreement during a pre-migration peace conference to regulate the pastoralist migration between the two borderland communities.  

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