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Policy leaders come together to explore ways to improve governance systems

Over a four-day workshop held in Juba, key policy leaders and implementers engaged in an open dialogue to enhance the country’s presidential and federal systems.  


Athletes champion strong messages of peace from this year’s National Unity Day celebrations

During the fifth National Unity Day celebrations, a series of workshops for athletes were held to promote peace, reconciliation, unity, and social cohesion. These are some of the key messages they are…  


Peace Journalism Award 2020 - Call for entries

CoMNeTSS in partnership with the UNDP and UNESCO, invites journalists to pitch a project on an underreported nonviolent response or peace effort in conflict area.  


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Policy leaders come together to explore ways to improve governance systems

Over a four-day workshop held in Juba, key policy leaders and implementers engaged in an open dialogue to enhance the country’s presidential and federal systems.  


Stakeholders Seek to Strengthen Conflict Early Warning and Early Response Systems in South Sudan

The South Sudan Peace and Reconciliation Commission (SSPRC) and UNDP, in collaboration with IGAD, recently conducted a training on conflict early warning and early response (CEWER) in Juba.  


Agreement Reached During Inter-Communal Dialogue Between Eastern Lakes and Jonglei on Nile River Disputes

"Through this dialogue, I hope our communities shall learn to use nonviolent means of resolving future difference so that our unity and social cohesion is not threatened."  


Youth Peace Committees Learn Video Storytelling to Promote Unity in Bentiu

Youth peace committee members in Bentiu are determined to have their stories and the stories of their communities told to the world.  


UNDP Strengthens South Sudan’s Regional and Global Trade Capacity

The National Implementation Unit of Tier I Project for South Sudan, funded by Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), was inaugurated…  


World Radio Day: Strengthening the Role of Community Radios in Promoting Peaceful Co-Existence

UNDP supported by Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), joined the media community and peace actors to celebrate the World Radio Day, under the theme 'Radio and Diversity.'  


Jubek State MPs and government officials receive training on public finance and gender-responsive budgeting

Thirty-nine government officials and members of parliament from the Jubek State Legislative Assembly have concluded a two-day training on public finance and gender-responsive budgeting.  


UNDP Resident Representative Dr. Kamil Kamaluddeen presents credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nhial Deng Nhial

Dr. Kamil Kamaluddeen was received by Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Nhial Deng Nhial for the formal presentation of credentials, as newly appointed Resident Representative (RR) of the United…  


Bentiu Youth Working Together for Clean, Green and Safe Communities

A group is collectively engaging as the “Youth United for Green and Clean Bentiu" initiated by youth peace committee members in Bentiu, South Sudan.  


High level officials from the Netherlands and head of UNDP’s Crisis Bureau tour the newly established special court for gender-based violence and juvenile cases in Juba

President of the Equatoria Circuit, Justice Simon Benjwinga welcomes the high level officials from the Netherlands and UNDP on arrival at the special court in Juba  

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