War Leaves One in Four Girls in South Sudan Suicidal - Report
One in four adolescent girls in South Sudan has considered killing herself, traumatised by physical and sexual violence brought on by the country's civil conflict, a report shows.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 29 May 2018
One in four adolescent girls in South Sudan has considered killing herself, traumatised by physical and sexual violence brought on by the country's civil conflict, a report by the… Read more »
After fighting erupted in her village in Upper Nile last year, Rose, 26, has fled to Aburoc, in the northeast of the country.
IPS, 5 March 2018
When Mandelena became a mother, she was only 16. During the prolonged dry season in Gwor County, South Sudan, her community saw crops failing and cattle dying. Children stopped… Read more »
The Conversation Africa, 31 May 2018
A woman was recently elected as a senior chief in South Sudan - a not unheard of, but very unusual occurrence. This surely a positive change in a country ravaged by civil war and… Read more »
VOA, 9 February 2018
A new report released by South Sudan's Human Rights Commission says national security operatives continue to rape women and girls and arbitrarily arrest and detain people across… Read more »
Opposition groups, including the SPLM-IO and the South Sudan Opposition Alliance, say the proposal from the East African development bloc, IGAD, does not address the root causes of ... Read more »