South Sudan in Focus - VOA

Thursday, May 17, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

The high-level revitalization forum opens its next round of talks in Addis Ababa; President Salva Kiir holds South Sudanese officers responsible for rising crime rates across the country; and health officials take measures to prevent the Ebola virus from reaching South Sudan.

Let’s end this competition of misery - IRIN

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

By: Aly Verjee

News Type: USIP in the News

Reader, answer me this: what is the world’s worst crisis? Yemen? Syria? The Democratic Republic of Congo? South Sudan? That question may not be any easier to answer even if there are accompanying descriptors: the worst famine since the Second World War; the worst refugee crisis since Rwanda; the worst humanitarian crisis in 50 years.

Why Doesn’t S. Sudan’s Refugee Exodus Spur East Africa to Action? - Sudan Vision

Sunday, April 1, 2018

By: Aly Verjee

News Type: USIP in the News

Migration crises in Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa reconfigured global politics. So why – as the millionth South Sudanese took refuge in Uganda earlier this year, and with the total number of South Sudanese refugee and asylum seekers now more than two million – is there no comparable shift in the political posture of East African states?

South Sudan In Focus - VOA

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

A new proposal for a power sharing government was tabled at the high level revitalization forum peace talks for South Sudan; and an official of the National Dialogue Steering Committee has joined a chorus of voices calling on President Salva Kiir to pardon Riek Machar's spokesman James Gatdet Dak.

South Sudan In Focus - VOA

Monday, February 5, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

South Sudanese stakeholders meet in Addis Ababa to kick off the second phase of the high-level revitalization forum; South Sudan recalls its ambassador to the United States; and South Sudan’s former army chief of staff says he will not return to Juba.

South Sudan In Focus - VOA

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

A U.S Diplomat in South Sudan is advising the youth to learn from the horrors of the 1994 Rwandan genocide and work to build a united South Sudan; the U.N Secretary General's Special Adviser for the Prevention of Genocide says South Sudanese leaders have no other option but to end the violence in the country.

South Sudan: Forum Aims to Restore Peace - VOA

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

News Type: USIP in the News

A high-level forum to revive South Sudan's 2015 peace agreement is underway in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – and the stakes could not be higher.

South Sudan Forum Aims to Restore Peace - VOA

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

News Type: USIP in the News

A high-level forum to revive South Sudan's 2015 peace agreement is underway in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – and the stakes could not be higher. The internal conflict that began four years ago has driven two million people from the country and left more than a million others a step away from famine, according to the United Nations.