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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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Government and Stakeholders Commit to Improve Transparency in South Sudan Extractive Industries

Key stakeholders committed to a series of joint actions to advance South Sudan’s alignment to the global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI).  


UNDP South Sudan Welcomes New Resident Representative Mr. Samuel Doe

The United Nations Development Programme welcomed Samuel Gbaydee Doe to South Sudan as the agency’s new Resident Representative after presenting his credentials to Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon.…  


Economic Cluster Urges Policies to Balance Development with Protecting South Sudan’s Environment

During the launch of UNDP's 2020 Human Development Report, the Vice President led ministerial-level discussions on increasing human development in South Sudan.  


South Sudan’s Gender Based Violence Court Officially Inaugurated During #16DaysofActivism

The Judiciary of South Sudan declared operationalization of the country’s first Gender Based Violence and Juvenile Court, in a commitment to end impunity for gender-based crimes and hold perpetrators…  


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.  

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