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Emergency Call Centre in Juba Resumes Service

The South Sudan National Police Service (SSNPS) officially relaunched the Emergency Call Centre in Bulluk, Juba.

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Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs and the Judiciary of South Sudan hold a roundtable discussion on mobile courts

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Access to Justice Project organised a one-day Round Table Discussion on mobile courts with the objective of reflecting on challenges and taking stock of…  


Youth and Women from Bentiu Town, PoC, and Rubkona Celebrate Progress on Peacebuilding with Joint UNDP, IOM and UNMISS Support

UNDP and IOM conducted key site visits in Northern Liech State to showcase grassroots progress made to date on the peacebuilding initiative.  


Embassy of Sweden and UNDP Launch New Community Peace Market Complex

The new contruction in Wowo, Amadi State is designed to unite five neighboring states through trade interdependence and exchange.  


Jonglei State Revenue Authority Officially Inaugurated by State Government, Embassy of Japan, and UNDP

Now the fourth state revenue authority launched in South Sudan by the Support to Public Financial Management project, funded by the Government of Japan, African Development Bank, and UNDP.  


Ministry of Trade, Embassy of Japan, UNDP and UN Women Launch New Centres for Economic and Livelihood Empowerment of Women and Youth in Yambio

The Minister of Trade and Industry, and East African Community Affairs Hon. Moses Hassan, together with Japanese Ambassador to South Sudan, His Excellency, Seiji Okada, UNDP and UN Women conducted a…  


Renewing UNODC partnership in South Sudan to fight against crime, drugs, terrorism and corruption

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in collaboration with the Government of South Sudan and financial support from the European Union concluded on Thursday in Juba Landmark Hotel a…  


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  

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