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Legal Empowerment to Generate Business Growth Opportunities for South Sudanese Women Entrepreneurs

The series of seminars covered company registration; taxes and contracts; human rights; GBV; laws that offer protection, and how to seek for help.  


Understanding the Roles and Subcultures of Youth and Women in Peacebuilding in South Sudan

To hone focus on the interconnectedness of conflict actors, causes and issues, UNDP’s Peace and Community Cohesion (PaCC) project undertook two integral studies to better understand the context and…  


Stakeholders Seek Inputs from Women Traders to Integrate Views into Planned AfCFTA Protocol on Women in Trade

The AfCFTA aims to make it more affordable for women traders to operate by addressing barriers and challenges they face.  


A Centre for Greater Pibor’s Peacebuilding Women

“Our work as women in Greater Pibor Administrative Area is to promote communities to live in peace and unity,” said Kurkur Lotilem, a Kabarthe elder leader.  


#ChooseToChallenge: Jonglei Women Get Candid on Leadership and Participation in Decision Making Structures

In Jonglei State, women want their voices heard. Here's what they are saying.  


Study on the Traditional and Changing Role of Gender and Women in Peacebuilding in South Sudan

The purpose of the study is to research how the traditional and changing roles of women/girls and men/boys, conflict dynamics in South Sudan and to recommend possible further peace initiatives.  


Empowering GBV Survivors and Returnees for Inclusive Social Cohesion in Magwi

The group comprises of SGBV survivors and returnees trained in entrepreneurship development skills and starting their own businesses. Download and listen to their stories.  


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…  


Business Skills training for vulnerable women in Bor PoC site

In this story Elizabeth discusses her experience being part of the Village Savings and Loans project being run by SPEDP at the Bor PoC site.  


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.  

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