Farmers and cattle keepers work to overcome conflict caused by lack of water resources in Aweil

At the beginning of every year, the nomadic people of Reziaghat in Sudan make the long journey south with their herds of cattle seeking water and places to graze in the areas around Aweil in South Sudan.

But with water …

Farmers and cattle keepers work to overcome conflict caused by lack of water resources in Aweil

At the beginning of every year, the nomadic people of Reziaghat in Sudan make the long journey south with their herds of cattle seeking water and places to graze in the areas around Aweil in South Sudan.

But with water …

UNICEF South Sudan Humanitarian Situation Report, 1- 31 December 2018

Highlights

The cumulative effects of years of conflict, violence and destroyed livelihoods have left more than 7 million people, approximately two thirds of the population, in dire need of humanitarian assistance and protection in 2019, the same proportion as in …

Central African Republic, rebel groups initial a peace deal

Central African Republic’s government on Tuesday initialed a peace deal with 14 armed groups following unprecedented talks aimed at ending more than five years of conflict.

Representatives of the rebels shook hands with President Faustin Archange Touadera and Sudanese President …

Joy in Bentiu following convictions and acquittals in latest mobile court session

Koang Tap Gatkuoth has waited for years to see justice for his brother. But now, that justice has been delivered, thanks to a new mobile court in Bentiu, supported by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

Our brother …

Dramatic drop in South Sudan political violence since peace agreement signing

Since the signing of a September 2018 deal between the South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his political rival and former deputy Riek Machar to end conflict in the country, political violence has dropped dramatically, David Shearer, head of the …

South Sudan strengthens the country’s capacity to detect, investigate and respond seasonal and pandemic Influenza

Juba� South Sudan faces a high burden of acute respiratory infections that currently account for at least one-third of outpatient consultations with children under five years being the most affected. South Sudan is yet to initiate influenza surveillance to determine …