For a young country like South Sudan, unlocking science, technology and innovation opportunities for young people can help build lasting peace and drive its economy. Go Girl ICT Initiative shares how science can break barriers for young girls in South Sudan.
Enter 35-year-old Gama Hassen Rumeo’s poultry farm and you will be welcomed with the sound of clucking chickens and a warm smile. Organised and methodical in his thinking, he balances passionate conviction and a patient personality, in a way that will capture your attention. Here is one man’s story of perseverance to create a sustainable livelihood for himself.
On the ground in about 170 countries and territories, UNDP works to eradicate poverty while protecting the planet. We help countries develop strong policies, skills, partnerships and institutions so they can sustain their progress.
For over 30 years, UNDP has been supporting the South Sudanese in their fight against poverty. With the formation of the independent Republic of South Sudan in July 2011, UNDP established a Country Office and has been working all over the country to help build resillient and sustainable government institutions.
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