The Government of South Sudan through the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of a four-year climate change project.
73 young South Sudanese entered into the world of diplomacy after completing a three-month graduate programme as the first merit-based recruited cohort for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
An opportune moment, South Sudan's draft Gender Affirmative Action Bill is reviewed weeks ahead of International Women's Day
The Government of South Sudan launches with the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs public consultations for designing the CTRH
South Sudan, through this second NDC, reiterates its commitment to the Paris Agreement goal. South Sudan is 1 or 13 globally to submit their second NDC.
Read how South Sudan is building a nexus between trade and conflict to build accession towards membership in the World Trade Organization (WTO).
The vocational training centres in Malakal, Wau and Juba are funded by the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

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