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Youth And Women From Bentiu, PoC, And Rubkona Celebrate Progress On Peacebuilding

The project aims at creating conditions for peaceful coexistence between Youth, Internally displaced Persons, returnees and host communities. UNDP Country Director, Kamil Kamaluddeen handed over bicycles, gumboots, and raincoats to the peace committee members as an acknowledgement of the transformation witnessed so far between the youth from the PoC, Rubkona and Bentiu town. “The materials, if used properly, will advance peace and community support activities, especially during the rainy season. These supplies are a starting point; and this collaboration…

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Peace meeting: Churches in South Sudan working to build bridges

A South Sudanese priest attending the “Bridges of Peace” conference in Bologna speaks of the work being done by Churches in his country in the field of peace building. This week the Community of St. Egidio hosted the “Bridges of Peace “ meeting in the Italian city of Bologna, marking 32nd edition of the International Meeting in the Spirit of Assisi. Speakers at the gathering, which concluded on Tuesday, included the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani; the Grand Imam…

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