Produced by Lieth Nyak Jock
October 17, 2023
Bentiu IDPs Demand Security Reforms Before South Sudan’s Election
BENTIU — A group of internally displaced persons (IDPs) residing in United Nations-run civilian sites in Bentiu, the capital of South Sudan's Unity State, are voicing their demand for comprehensive security reform before participating in the upcoming general election in South Sudan. Their concerns are primarily rooted in the perceived absence of security measures stipulated in the 2018 revitalized peace agreement.
September 15, 2023
Funding Shortages Threaten South Sudan Hunger Response
JUBA/BENTIU — The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs warns that over 4 million South Sudanese face the threat of hunger due to funding shortfalls, as the U.N. faces scrutiny for suspending food rations to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in Unity State.