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1 November 2022
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Dio, serving tea at the tea shop constructed by IMA with support from UNFPA

I found hope at the Women and Girls Friendly Space, the story of an amputee- Dio Nial Gai

Mingkaman-Awerial-Lakes State -Dio Nial Gai makes a living from selling tea at the busy and bustling Mingkaman town. Originally from Jonglei State,... Read more

28 October 2022
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Group photo with joint UNFPA, SWEDEN, MoH, and AMREF visiting delegation to the school

How Comprehensive Sexuality Education is helping school dropouts gain hope

Menstruation, sexuality, puberty – the things that parents and elder people won’t talk about especially educating the young ones as they grow to... Read more

26 October 2022
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Mary Robert with her newborn baby at the Mingkaman R/H maternity ward

Bingaman Reproductive Health Clinic, a beacon of hope!

Mingkaman - Inadequate health facilities across South Sudan have pushed the country’s population to largely depend on services provided by... Read more

19 October 2022
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Unleash the girl’s potential in South Sudan – UNFPA’s call during girl child celebrations

Unleash the girl’s potential in South Sudan – UNFPA’s call during girl child celebrations

Girls in South Sudan continue to face intersecting challenges – issues of child marriage, girls missing out on education, rape, limited access to... Read more

11 October 2022
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Sifa, 19, from Quissanga in Mozambique.

Disturbing rise in teenage pregnancy, child marriage, gender-based violence  and HIV infection in adolescent girls in East and Southern Africa ​​– we need to act collectively and with urgency

Girls’ sheer resilience in the face of adversity is cause for celebration this International Day of The Girl Child. While East and Southern Africa... Read more

4 October 2022
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“Women and Girls Friendly Space” a safe haven for victims - Jane Connors, Victims’ Rights Advocate

“Women and Girls Friendly Space” a safe haven for victims - Jane Connors, Victims’ Rights Advocate

As seen in emergencies, when the humanitarian response scales up, the risk of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) increases. The presence of large-... Read more

4 October 2022
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UNFPA, AMREF and Government launch an in-country standard training of fistula Specialized medical teams

UNFPA, AMREF and Government launch an in-country standard training of fistula Specialized medical teams

Following the development and launch of The National Obstetric Fistula Strategy (NOFS) 2019-2023 for South Sudan, the Ministry of Health together... Read more

29 September 2022
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Photo:- Beneficiaries in Leer, undergoing training and socio-economic training to avert them from gender-based violence at the W

One Stop Centre in Leer a Safe Haven for Women and Girls

The floods that occurred in Unity State affected an estimated 220,000 people and has caused massive displacements in different counties to include... Read more

28 September 2022
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Promoting peace, gender & menstrual hygiene in cattle camps

Promoting peace, gender & menstrual hygiene in cattle camps

Internal conflicts, displacements, and cultural discriminatory practices affect women and young girls to exercise their rights and hinder their... Read more

20 September 2022
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Photo: James Elisa during the graduation procession in Yambio Freedom Hall.

Overcoming all odds to pursue his dream profession - the tale of a laboratory technician graduate with physical disability in Yambio

James Elisa Babu is physically challenged and is only mobile with the aid of his tricycle. Born into a poor family of seven, James said life has not... Read more

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