South Sudan Data

Factbox: South Sudan - the world's youngest country torn by conflict
Record temperatures, refugee wishlists, and a grim anniversary for South Sudan: The cheat sheet
The Climate-Conflict Nexus
Volunteers gather names of South Sudan's uncounted war dead
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UN warns of rising food insecurity due to conflicts, climate change across Africa
224 Million Hit by Malnutrition in Africa Due to Climate Change
Food insecurity in Africa is “very strongly related to climate change
Climate Change, Conflict Leave 224 Million Undernourished in Africa
Climate Change, Conflict Leave 224 Million Undernourished in Africa
East Africa: Juba Seen As EAC Breadbasket
Power, gender and the environment
America's aid budget, Africa's trade agreement, and World Bank climate migration warnings: This ...
African Climate Talks Contribute to Talanoa Dialogue
Report: More People are at Risk of Hunger Because of Conflict and Climate Change
Experts drawn from human, animal, environmental health and immigration sectors of South Sudan, Uganda, and Kenya deliberated mechanisms to ... high population crowdedness, effects of climate change, and proximity to the Congo basin hotspot and the characteristics of rift valley environment' said ...
These are all strong determinants of conflict and violence. Climate change might worsen conditions, but the real reasons many people in these countries do not have enough to eat are war and corruption. Take the examples of four countries – Nigeria, Yemen, South Sudan, and Somalia – which all faced ...
We need to stop blaming climate change for conflicts in Africa ... But research shows that most conflicts are driven by factors other than the effects of climate change. ... Take the examples of four countries – Nigeria, Yemen, South Sudan, and Somalia – which all faced the risk of severe famine in 2017.
The Primates also discussed theological education, climate change, gender-based violence and the conflicts in South Sudan and the Democratic ...
INTERVIEW-Aid effort for South Sudan refugees critically short of money - UN ... A U.N. survey last year in camps in Juba, South Sudan's capital, found ... women's rights, trafficking, property rights, climate change and resilience.
Aid effort for South Sudan refugees critically short of… ... humanitarian news, women's rights, trafficking, property rights, climate change and resilience.
NAIROBI, June 5 (Xinhua) -- South Sudan launched a UN-backed ... big deal of deforestation, climate change and pollution from the oil field," he said.
The South Sudan State of Environment & Outlook Summary Report launched today is the first ever review of the South Sudan environmental situation.
Meanwhile, South Sudan is among the countries most affected by climate change in East Africa, due to an increase in droughts and floods in recent ...
In recent years, the Republic of South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, has ... It also notes that climate change and natural hazards have further ...
More parents trade girls for cows as war and climate change hit east Africa. 6/27/2018 ... marriage is increasing in parts of war-torn South Sudan and
Child marriage is increasing in parts of war-torn South Sudan and drought-hit Kenya as parents swap their daughters for cows and goats to survive, ...
After five years of civil war, opposing factions in South Sudan signed a cease-fire on Wednesday that could eventually resolve the conflict. Some are ...
Sudan and South Sudan have been fighting a civil war for five years, but on Wednesday, the opposing sides signed a cease-fire which could ...
KUALA LUMPUR, June 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Child marriage is increasing in parts of war-torn South Sudan and drought-hit Kenya as ...
The majority of parents in poverty-stricken South Sudan are looking to reduce the number of mouths they have to feed, by marrying their girls off in ...
July 4, 2018 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese government has announced a ban on ... charcoal for export,” Tiel told reporters in the country's capital, Juba. ... they are also experiencing the devastating effects of climate change, partly ...
July 24, 2018 (KHARTOUM/JUBA) - The South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOA) Tuesday has rejected the draft governance and power-sharing ...
The talk is titled “Climate Change—A Top National Security Threat”. ... This includes working in places such as Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, ...
In South Sudan, children are suffering another extreme weather recent - a drought that is crippling food production, depleting pastures and causing ...
The big picture: Climate change has the potential to erode the gains made toward fighting .... South Sudanese President Salva Kiir returns to Juba.
He called for leaders to show greater ambitious to stop climate change when .... Civil war-torn South Sudan is calling on the international community, ...
Some 5,000 seedlings of trees indigenous to South Sudan are being ... the country, UNMISS, as part of its commitment to countering climate change.
... Continued destruction of South Sudan's forest cover poses a major threat to the environment and could lead to devastating climate change patterns, ...
The Bank at the forefront of Climate Change and ready to ensure the voice of 54 ... At the forefront of the fight against climate change in Africa, the African ... Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan.
JUBA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In Shirkat cattle camp on the outskirts of Juba, farmers say South Sudan's increasingly unpredictable weather ...
“At the forefront of the fight against climate change in Africa, the African ... Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan.
It found that when climate change was taken into consideration, wild ... a small area of South Sudan, moves from being classed as “not threatened” to ...
... and South Sudan; and between former enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea. ... In September, right after the Climate Change Summit, the UN chief has ...
Climate Change and deforestation are threatening most of the world's wild coffee ... and limits on distribution—can be worsened by climate change. ... may be wild Arabica, which grows in the forests of Ethiopia and South Sudan.
Losing climate change race a 'disaster for Africa,' UN says ... He says Africa will pay a "higher price" over climate change because of the dramatic ... after recent moves toward peace in South Sudan and between Ethiopia and Eritrea, ...
UN: Losing climate change race could spell 'disaster for Africa' ... after recent moves toward peace in South Sudan and between Ethiopia and Eritrea, ...
The UN chief also tells reporters that after recent moves toward peace in South Sudan and between Ethiopia and Eritrea, "I believe Africa is becoming ...
Temperature increases will be greater in Africa. The U.N. chief also tells reporters that after recent moves toward peace in South Sudan and between ...
South Sudan. Climate change. Hunger. "They all had one thing in common — a spirit to serve the people of the world and to make it a better place for ...
... which are no longer accurate due to what experts say is climate change. ... Since 2013, South Sudan has experienced war between the government ...
... such as climate change and land use change--especially deforestation. ... There is no reliable data on the extent of forests in South Sudan, since a ...
“Sustainable management of South Sudan's forests offers South Sudan an ... Arshad Khan, UN Environment's South Sudan Country Programme Manager. ... including climate change, deforestation, desertification, loss of biodiversity, ...
Destructive Cyclone Idai was a climate change 'alarm bell', says U.N. chief ... United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has designated Mozambique a level three emergency, placing it on a par with Syria, Yemen and South Sudan.
Climate change, conflict, economic uncertainty drove 113 mn people to ... Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Syria, Sudan, South Sudan and northern Nigeria.
This is Boma, a state in South Sudan that is suffering from one of the ... With climate change driving up temperatures, water resources for cattle and ...
For 22 of his 24 years of life, Lual Mayen lived in a refugee camp in northern Uganda. His parents fled from South Sudan and its decades-long civil ...
Maternal health in South Sudan has improved over the past period as a result ... consider methane responsible for 15% of the rise in global warming.
... which are no longer accurate due to what experts say is climate change. ... Since 2013, South Sudan has experienced war between the government ...
Tourism
South Sudan, Somalia on the agenda of President Kenyatta, Zuma talks
China donates medical supplies to South Sudan's health initiative
China donates medical supplies to South Sudan's health initiative
Visiting South Sudan basketballers reject Andrews thug claim
'Lives and futures of millions of children in South Sudan continue to hang in the balance' warns ...
Ceasefire violations in South Sudan to be investigated
South Sudan Conflict Grinds On
South Sudan president seeks maintaining Machar in Pretoria
UNICEF: Condition of Millions of Children in South Sudan Worsening
UNICEF: Condition of Millions of Children in South Sudan Worsening
South Sudan regrets "outrageous" US statement on president Kiir
East Africa: Kenya, Uganda Accused of Prolonging South Sudan War
US restricts arms transfers to bloodied South Sudan
Pope announces day of prayer, fasting for Congo and South Sudan
Pope announces day of prayer, fasting for Congo and South Sudan
There are better ways for SA to assist South Sudan than military cooperation
Church of Scotland Moderator joins Pope Francis in call to prayer for peace
Anglican Church Endorses Vatican's Call for Prayers for South Sudan, DRC
Cardinal Nichols pledges support to day of prayer for DRC and South Sudan
The entire world prays and fasts with the Pope for the Congo and South Sudan
Pope Calls for Prayers, Initiatives for Peace in DRC, South Sudan
Pope Calls for Prayers, Initiatives for Peace in DRC, South Sudan
C'ttee probing sexual misconduct by peacekeepers visit South Sudan
South Africa takes sides in South Sudan
South Sudan bans wildlife hunting
Egypt's foreign minister in South Sudan to boost relations
Pope Francis discusses peace with South Sudan delegation
Report: Pope says he wishes to visit South Sudan
Pope Francis on South Sudan peace offensive
South Sudan has banned all forms of hunting
Tauranga man dies in South Sudan
Former South Sudan military chief launches rebel group
Tourism: Speaker says region's beauty sells itself
“There was such a burden put on my heart,” Doug Thuen, pastor of Sparta Evangelical Free Church, said, that when he was invited by Samaritan's Purse to visit South Sudan, he could not say no. He had heard about the needs of the refuges there with no food or clean water. "They're starving. They're ...
Anthony Lino Makana said that the nation of South Sudan is blessed to have the presence of Bro. Joshua Iginla at a time like this the nation need prayer to overcome its challenges. “On behalf of my colleagues and the entire people of South Sudan, I want to thank you so much man of God for visiting us.
Protecting South Sudan's wildlife is now crucial, not just for the animals' sake but also for the future of the country. When South Sudan finds peace, tourism promises to be a great source of income and employment in a country that has long relied almost exclusively on oil exports. The nation's Ministry of ...
South Sudan says its military chief has died during a visit to Egypt and after a "short illness." Gen. James Ajongo Mawut had taken over the role a year ago after Paul Malong was fired and put under house arrest. The death comes ahead of a new round of peace talks expected in May as a regional bloc ...
But 21st Century changes are making their presence felt in Cuba, as everywhere else - wi-fi, mobile phones, tourism. You can ... Elia Gabriel, a medical student from South Sudan, is studying Cuban medicine in Santiago. He will ... Today they make a living playing for tourists who pass through the area.
and repeat the same infighting again & another rebellion starts again and then the fools would run for foreign capitals ask their white masters, the UN, NGOs, the AU & IGAD to bring them to South Sudan. Really, what brains do you losers & so-called opposition leaders have. Traitors like, Riek Machar, ...
Juba recently warned that it would hold elections if the upcoming talks failed. Visit to Juba comes a few days after the regional bloc announced the postponement of the talks to May 17-21. The East African Parliament has recently expressed interest to observe the last peace talks. President Kiir vowed to ...
TOUR Operators and Hoteliers in East Africa will now benefit from huge loans disbursed by the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA), which intends to boost the travel and hospitality industries in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and South-Sudan. The timely decision by CBA comes just as Tanzania ...
The new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will arrive in the country on Sunday for a two-day State visit to bolster already strong relations between ... in the fight against terrorism, fight to bring Somalia to sustainable peace and the initiatives to bring a lasting solution to the challenges in South Sudan.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Monday concluded a two-day state visit to Kenya during which he held talks with his counterpart Uhuru ...
The 39-year-old woman was dumped on the roadside in Bangkok 13 days after she was kidnapped in the city's airport by a gang who brazenly walked ...
JUBA, May 30 (Xinhua) -- South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Wednesday travelled to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for a one-day State visit, the ...
"South Sudan has a huge potential to develop wildlife tourism, so sustainable tourism strategies or polices also need to be in place," Lewis said.
Titled 'South Sudan: First State of Environment and Outlook Report,' the ... attract investments for infrastructure financing and tourism; develop policy ...
June 28 (UPI) -- The U.S. Department of State renewed its travel advisory for South Sudan on Thursday, advising Americans not to travel to the country ...
June 28 (UPI) — The U.S. Department of State renewed its travel advisory for South Sudan on Thursday, advising Americans not to travel to the ...
The Department of State renewed its Travel Advisory for South Sudan on June 28, 2018. The Department continues to advise travelers to not travel to ...
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — In her first visit to civil war-torn South Sudan, actress Ashley Judd had a message for survivors of sexual assault in a ...
The Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ms. Amina Mohammed, will arrive in South Sudan on Tuesday for a joint visit with the African ...
JUBA -- "Warring parties can and must do more to bring back peace. ... Porras, secretary general of the Tourism Board of the Spanish government.
JUBA, July 25 (Xinhua) -- South Sudan said Wednesday the security situation in the country is calm, contrary to the travel advisory by the British ...
6 (UPI) -- Rival leaders in South Sudan have signed a power-sharing ... Officials said an effort is underway to evacuate about 1,2000 tourists from Gili ...
South Sudan has the world's second largest animal migration and is considered a good place for ecotourism, according to the World Travel and ...
Juba 9 August, 2018 – The Ministry of Health of the Republic of South ... of Environment and Forestry, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism, ...
WHO and South Sudan collaborate to prevent and respond to health ... The Ministry of Health of the Republic of South Sudan with support from the World ... of Environment and Forestry, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism, ...
Members of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights for South Sudan on Monday began their fifth field mission to South Sudan, Uganda, ...
Juba, 7 September 2018: At the conclusion of a four-day visit to South Sudan, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for ...
“To manage the risk posed by South Sudan's complex humanitarian context, the history of previous EVD outbreaks, increasing global travel and ...
Africa Live: South Africa drops visa rules to boost tourism ..... Atar runs the only functioning hospital in the region of Bunj in north-eastern South Sudan.
Sudan Urges UN To Double South Sudan Regional Force .... There's been another attack by an elephant on a tourist in Zimbabwe, this time in the ...
JUBA, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) -- A joint United Nations and African Union ... for Peace and Security, will undertake a joint visit to South Sudan from Oct. 7 to 10.
By Ojwe Lumara. JUBA, 07 Cotober 2018 [Gurtong]-The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) said on Friday in a statement that the ...
They talked about children, the economy and tourism. ... a special party conference of South Sudan's ruling party, during a visit to Juba, South Sudan.
October 17, 20118 (JUBA) - President Salva Kiir has urged the South ... Minister for Wildlife Conservation and Tourism Jemma Nunu Kumba, and ...
I had read and heard about the volatility of war-torn South Sudan but their ... While the airport processes appear lengthy and chaotic, travellers ...
South Sudan's Government has shut down the country's nightclubs after ... READ ALSO: FG to make tourism veritable earner for Nigeria – Buhari.
South Sudan's first modern terminal at the Juba International Airport has ... “this facility will strongly promote the magnet of tourism in South Sudan, ...
Lam Paul Gabriel, a spokesman for Machar's SPLM-IO rebel group, said the leader will "travel to Juba for the peace celebration" due Wednesday.
November 12, 2018 (JUBA) - South Sudan's Information Minister of .... The visit of Dr. Machar to Juba proved that the peace will hold therefore ...
The Acholi (Acoli) are a Nilo-Semetic Lwo (Luo) ethnic group who migrated south from Bahr-el-Ghazel in South Sudan in about 1000 AD. They occupy ...
South Sudan said on Wednesday that the country's latest peace deal had helped revive its war-battered oil sector, with an increase of 20 000 barrels ...
Sudan – whose aviation authorities control South Sudan's airspace – does ... was forced to deny rumours that Netanyahu planned to visit Khartoum.
South Sudan arrests 2 military officers with 535 kg of bush meat ... 6 (Xinhua) -- South Sudan wildlife officials said two soldiers have been ... Thomas Sebit, deputy spokesman for the ministry of wildlife conservation and tourism, told ...
A report released by Morocco's tourism industry claims that the North ... Even though South Sudan signed a fragile peace deal on September 12 to ...
According to reports by the young nation's media outlets, Akothee approached the South Sudan Embassy asking to hold her tour in the country but ...
A visit report from the latest HART fact-finding trip to South Sudan and the Nuba Mountains in Sudan presents an overview of humanitarian situations, ...
Pope Francis has met with the president of South Sudan and told him that he still hopes to visit the country "as a sign of closeness to the population ...
By Philip Pullella. VATICAN CITY, March 16 (Reuters) - Pope Francis has asked aides to resume plans for a visit to South Sudan, a trip that had to be ...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has met with the president of South Sudan and told him that he still hopes to visit the country "as a sign of ...
Pope Francis has asked aides to resume plans for a visit to South Sudan, a trip that had to be scrapped in 2017 because of the civil war in the world's ...
During the meeting in Vatican City, Francis “expressed the wish to ascertain the conditions for a possible visit to South Sudan,” a Vatican statement ...
While the pope didn't say when he might visit South Sudan, he told Kiir that he still hopes to come "as a sign of closeness to the population and of ...
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir makes his first official visit to the Vatican after being invited by Pope Francis. Images of South Sudan's President ...
Pope Francis has declared his ambition to visit South Sudan two years after a planned 2017 trip was cancelled because of the civil war in the world's ...
As the process to implement a peace accord in South Sudan continues, Pope Francis met with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on 16th March ...
Patrick Ntege Walusimbi, the chairperson Uganda Traders Association of South Sudan (UTASS) then told the parliament's Tourism and Trade ...
The “leaders of South Sudan” are to visit the Vatican next week, ... South Sudan country was born in a blaze of optimism in 2011 after it gained ...
The leaders of South Sudan are to visit the Vatican next week, a spokesman said Wednesday. Media reports said arch-rivals President Salva Kiir and ...
The “leaders of South Sudan” will visit the Vatican next week for a “spiritual retreat”, a spokesman said Wednesday. The arch-rivals, President Salva ...
VATICAN CITY — South Sudan's president and opposition leader are expected to travel to the Vatican next week for what the Holy See says is a ...
Pope to host South Sudan's divided leaders in peace retreat next week ... the chances of a visit by the pope to the South Sudanese capital, Juba.
ROME - South Sudan's president and opposition leader are expected to travel to the Vatican next week for what the Holy See says is a “spiritual ...
The meeting, which a Vatican statement yesterday called a “spiritual retreat”, could increase the chances of a visit by the pope to the South Sudanese ...
EDITORIAL: Once again, fear and hope in South Sudan ... week and also promised to make a pastoral visit to South Sudan at a yet-to-be-named date.
The two-day visit to the Vatican by South Sudan President Salva Kiir and his self-exiled political archrival, former vice president Riek Machar, ushers in ...
South Sudan's warring rivals President Salva Kiir and rebel leader and ... and afterwards said he hoped to visit the country to “encourage the peace ...
The two religious leaders will be hosting South Sudan's political titans in ... In 2016, the country's top Christian leaders paid a visit to Francis, urging ...
JUBA, South SudanSouth Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar is still waiting for permission to travel to a peace retreat at the Vatican on ...
With pillars such as tourism and real estate in the doldrums, economic ... South Sudan's Eye Radio journalists have been threatened, pulled off the air ...
The retreat will end on Thursday with an address to the leaders by Pope Francis, who has expressed a desire to visit South Sudan. By Philip Pullella.
US State Department to start warning travelers about kidnapping risk ... The US State Department has updated its travel advisories for 35 countries with a ... South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine ...
Pope Francis Thursday told the formerly warring leaders of South Sudan ... Pope Francis confirmed his “desire and hope” to visit South Sudan soon, ...
Uganda Airlines Bombardier CRJ900 planned flight destination routes are anticipated to include Nairobi, Kigali, Bujumbura and Juba, among others.
South Sudan investment roadshow reflects interest in the country ... The government of the Republic of South Sudan is dispatching a high-level ... people and contribute to regional food security, a tourism industry to appreciate our ...
By SAM MEDNICK, Associated Press. JUBA, South Sudan — Mia Farrow will never forget the day she watched a baby die in her mother's arms.
South Sudan international roadshow to attract trade interests ... The government of South Sudan has dispatched a high-level ministerial ... feed our people and contribute to regional food security, a tourism industry to appreciate our ...
Mia Farrow will never forget the day she watched a baby die in her mother's arms. "It was a little girl staring at her mother and finally she just stopped ...
I just moved away and listened to the mother's cry," the actress and human rights activist told The Associated Press in South Sudan's capital, Juba, ...
“They were positive over supporting the peace process in South Sudan and the [Italian] Prime Minister promised to visit South Sudan,” Marik told ...
Human rights activist Mia Farrow (center-left) plays a game with children during a visit to an internally displaced person's camp in the capital Juba, ...
The Government of the Republic of South Sudan is dispatching a high-level ... the delegation will also travel to New York, Dubai and Johannesburg.
South Sudan peace pact intact despite Bashir exit – Oryem ... As a result, the relationship had been built where Bashir had managed to visit Uganda ...
As a result, the relationship had been built where Bashir had managed to visit Uganda several times and President Museveni had managed to visit ...
As the White House mulls new travel restrictions on countries with high visa overstay ... African nations like Djibouti, Eritrea, Chad, Liberia, Somalia, Burkina Faso, South Sudan and Sudan are among those with the highest rates.