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Sharing Experiences to Build Stronger Grassroots Engagement for an Inclusive National Dialogue

More than 50 organizations working in peacebuilding and dialogues at national and community levels gathered to discuss grassroots outreach efforts as…

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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.  

Ministry of Justice holds Consultative Workshop on New Policy Framework

A consultative workshop on a newly developed policy framework of the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, with financial and technical support from UNDP’s Access to Justice and Rule of Law…  

South Sudan Law Reform Commission Workshop Legal Aid Bill

South Sudan Law Reform Commission (SSLRC) held a consultative meeting to discuss the draft Legal Aid Bill 2018 developed to establish an independent legal aid board and provide for systems and…  

Improving SGBV Response in Yambio Through IGAD Civil Service Support

Local efforts are focusing on boosting institutional capacity for victim-centered responses to instances of special protection cases.  

New Agreement Reached on Security and Migration Between Cross Border Communities in Northern Bahr el Ghazal

The community-driven peace initiative was the largest meeting of members from the two groups in over a year, with 127 representatives in attendance.  

BLOG| New Casebook Designed to Help Protect Constitutional Rights in South Sudan

Practitioners across a variety of sectors received an introduction and training on a newly developed constitutional litigation casebook for South Sudan, designed to boost research, advance…  

Launch of Leadership Training Programme for State Revenue Authority Governing Board Members

H.E. Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan, James Wani Igga, officiated the launch of a two-week training programme for members of the new Revenue Authority Governing Board jointly organized…  

Youth Innovation Challenge Winners Mentor Next Generation of Tech-Savvy Girls in South Sudan

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

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…  

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