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News South Sudan » Culture: On eve of worldwide day of prayer, USCCB official examines crises in DRC, South Sudan

News channel or source: https://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=35628
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis has declared February 23 to be a special day of prayer and fasting for peace, with particular attention to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan. The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in ...

News South Sudan » Culture: Oxfam faces South Sudan abuse claim as sex scandal widens

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/oxfam-faces-south-sudan-abuse-claim-sex-scandal-135600567.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Evans told Channel 4 News of a survey conducted during her 2012-2015 tenure which exposed a "culture of sexual abuse" in some Oxfam ... Seven percent of staff in South Sudan -- four people -- witnessed or experienced rape or attempted rape involving ...

News South Sudan » Culture: Video: Reliving the Euphoria of South Sudan Independence through the Documentary Our Bright Stars

News channel or source: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/2018/02/19/video-reliving-the-euphoria-of-south-sudan-independence-through-the-documentary-our-bright-stars/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

South Sudan became the world’s newest country as it broke away ... and Design Showcase 2012 (21 June – 23 September 2012); a global gathering of cultural projects that investigate architecture and design from across the world, presented for the London ...

News South Sudan » Culture: In South Sudan, civil war drives more children onto the streets, into work

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/south-sudan/south-sudan-civil-war-drives-more-children-streets-work
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

“There is no child labour law in South Sudan that is specifically protecting children. (The issue) is not taken seriously, also because of cultural beliefs,” said James Alau Sabasio of the Mind and Soul Institute. Nyang said he is the only one in a ...

News South Sudan » Culture: ‘Back to Learning’ education campaign to benefit half a million children in South Sudan

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/02/15/back-to-learning-education-campaign-to-benefit-half-a-million-children-in-south-sudan/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Back to Learning 2018 initiative will target the most under-represented communities throughout South Sudan, providing learning opportunities for children currently not attending school, either due to conflict, cultural barriers or obstacles such as ...

News South Sudan » Culture: Sexual assault cover-up claims in South Sudan rock Oxfam

News channel or source: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/world/europe/2018-02-13-sexual-assault-cover-up-claims-in-south-sudan-rock-oxfam/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

which exposed a "culture of sexual abuse" in some Oxfam offices. The survey of 120 staff across three countries found between 11% and 14% said they witnessed or experienced sexual assault. Seven per cent of staff in South Sudan — four people ...

News South Sudan » Culture: China's peacekeepers offer new hope, insights in war-torn S.Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.ecns.cn/2018/02-15/292812.shtml
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In South Sudan, those Chinese peacekeeping police ... "Chinese police, as a representative of the Oriental culture, should go out and present its experience to the world. In this process, we also learn from our foreign counterparts," He said.

News South Sudan » Culture: Scandal-hit Oxfam faces new sex claims in South Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.enca.com/africa/scandal-hit-oxfam-faces-new-sex-claims-in-south-sudan
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

London – Scandal-hit British charity Oxfam was reeling Tuesday after fresh claims of sexual assault and cover-up in South Sudan, as Haiti's president ... during her 2012-2015 tenure which exposed a "culture of sexual abuse" in some Oxfam offices.

News South Sudan » Culture: “I’m not sure how they’re surviving”: Sudan’s soaring inflation hits hard

News channel or source: http://africanarguments.org/2018/02/20/im-not-sure-how-theyre-surviving-sudans-soaring-inflation-hits-hard/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

In 2011, South Sudan seceded, taking with it 75% of the former country ... Meanwhile, even in upscale neighbourhoods, people are feeling the effects. Isis, a coffee shop and cultural space in Khartoum East, for instance, is facing serious troubles ...

News South Sudan » Culture: Rediscovering Ancient Nubia in Sudan Before It’s Too Late

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/225868/rediscovering-ancient-nubia-sudan/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Sites like this can be found up and down the Nile River in northern Sudan ... as well as cultural clues, since the dead were buried with belongings. Smith and his team have been excavating a huge necropolis south of Spencer’s locale, called Tombos ...