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Netherlands and UNDP Sign New Agreement to Support Youth Employment and Empowerment in South Sudan

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed an agreement on Thursday in Juba to launch a…

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UN Joint SDG Programme Launched to Strengthen Public Financial Management and Budget to Critical Social Services in South Sudan

The Joint SDG Fund supports countries to accelerate their progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and to deliver on the commitment of the 2030 Agenda to leave no one behind.  


New Guidelines to Support South Sudan’s Police and Prison Personnel to Prevent and Respond to COVID-19

UNDP and UNMISS supported the South Sudan National Police Service (SSNPS) and National Prison Service of South Sudan (NPSSS) to develop COVID-19 guidelines by drawing upon the public health guidance…  




South Sudan Launches Accelerator Lab and Human Development Report 2019

To address key drivers of inequality in South Sudan, improving access to education, basic services, livelihoods support, and innovative solutions tailored to local needs are needed.  


Progress on Yambio Resilience Marked with Launch of Youth Vocational Training Courses and Mobile Court Justice Services

Youth vocational training courses in market-aligned skills, as well as justice services provided by mobile and traditional courts, were on display in Yambio, Gbudue State.  


Norway and UNDP Collaborate to Strengthen Governance and Economic Management

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in South Sudan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), today announced the signing of a three-year partnership agreement to implement a new project, Governance…  


Business Development Link Event Provides Spotlight on Opportunities and Solutions for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs in South Sudan

More than 200 corporate leaders, financiers, entrepreneurs and respresentatives attending the Business Development Link event focused on critical actions needed to harness the power of existing…  


Reconstruction Works Begin on Upper Nile University Campus in Malakal Following Ground Breaking Ceremony

Reconstruction works, supported by Japan and UNDP, on Upper Nile University launched on Saturday, 29 June, during a ground-breaking ceremony in Malakal.  


Youth Innovation Challenge Sprouts Solutions for Food Security and Agriculture Transformation in South Sudan

Following a three-day rapid innovation sprint, top youth-led solutions to address food security and agricultural transformation in South Sudan were awarded incubation grants to pilot their ideas.  

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