Is a Ceasefire in View for South Sudan?
More than 100 members of various groups are attending talks in Addis Ababa, sponsored by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development. The talks are aimed at revitalizing a 2015 peace deal.
The expanded mediation team for South Sudan
South Sudan: Forum Aims to Restore Peace
VOA, 20 December 2017
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. Read more »
Ethiopian Herald, 19 December 2017
The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) warned South Sudanese warring and conflicting factions to not fail their people again and use the last ditch effort of the… Read more »
UN News, 15 December 2017
As the conflict in South Sudan enters its fifth year, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has encouraged all South Sudanese to end the violence and peacefully… Read more »
Africa: The Climate-Conflict Nexus
New Dawn, 20 December 2017
Yemen and South Sudan are, in many ways, worlds apart. But, despite vast differences in history, tradition, and culture, both countries share one painful feature: their people are… Read more »