Stories


Community Seeking Sustainable Peace in Kolnyang

A new peace committee in Kolnyang is attempting to address recurrent conflict in one of the most polarized payams in South Sudan.  


Taking the Lead: Youth Mediation Drama in South Sudan

The scenario is not real, but the mediation skills are! Watch this drama youth group in action as they stage a dramatized conflict resolution session.  


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.  


Yine Yenki, Working for Gender Equality through Education

Yine is the Co-Founder and Mentorship Director of “GoGirls ICT Initiative”.  


Emmanuel Lobijo, documenting the voice of displaced youth

Emmanuel is clear on which SDG is most important to him: SDG 13, Climate Action  


Tabann de Bol, #MYWorld2030

Tabann de Bol is a young South Sudanese engaged in and committed to the development and prosperity of his people and country.  


Increasing the Effectiveness of Local Tax Collection to Provide Services in Aweil State

The Aweil State Revenue Authority (SRA), launched in 2017 with support from UNDP’s Public Financial Management project and funded by the Government of Japan, recognises that the effectiveness of local…  


Homegrown solutions for SGBV crimes in South Sudan

The overarching aim of the training is to help ensure that the answer to crimes of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in South Sudan achieves meaningful protection for survivors and just trials for…  


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.  


Creating Business Opportunities and Independence

Achol views the skills gained during UNDP’s recent Entrepreneurship Training Workshop as a pathway to achieve her dreams of providing her girls with an education and more flexible life options.  

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