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News South Sudan » Education: America has turned its back on refugees. Here’s how Trump can fix that.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/america-has-turned-its-back-on-refugees-heres-how-trump-can-fix-that/2018/02/20/4b1867e6-11b2-11e8-8ea1-c1d91fcec3fe_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

I recently returned from a trip to South Sudan and Uganda. Fueling one of the world’s largest ... In addition to providing safety, Uganda has provided refugees access to jobs, land and education. This herculean effort by Uganda is precisely the kind ...

News South Sudan » Education: ‘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 fourth phase of the ‘Back to Learning’ initiative launched Tuesday by the Ministry of General Education and Instruction, at Freedom Square in Kapoeta in the presence of more than 2,000 children and their parents, representatives of UNICEF, the ...

News South Sudan » Education: South African Faces Death Penalty in South Sudan Espionage Case

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/south-african-faces-death-penalty-south-sudan-espionage-case/4257714.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Petroleum Minister Ezekiel Lul Gatkuoth and Higher Education Minister Yien Oral Lam have been absent since the proceedings began. Lam told VOA's South Sudan In Focus he had no knowledge of the case. "This is what I don't know. Even none of the defense ...

News South Sudan » Education: China-built schools improve education in South Sudan: official

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/12/c_136970530.htm
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

JUBA, Feb. 12 (Xinhua) -- Chinese-built schools have improved the quality of education for South Sudanese students, a government official said Monday. Deng Deng Hoc, General Education Minister said China has constructed three schools in South Sudan and ...

News South Sudan » Education: Africa in the news: Mozambique’s constitutional reforms, Dakar’s education funding summit, and US sanctions on South Sudan and DRC

News channel or source: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/africa-in-focus/2018/02/09/africa-in-the-news-mozambiques-constitutional-reforms-in-dakars-education-funding-summit-and-u-s-sanctions-on-south-sudan-and-drc/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

In a national address on Wednesday, February 7, Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi announced changes for the country’s constitution, changes which will increase the likelihood of striking a peace deal with the country’s largest opposition group, the ...

News South Sudan » Education: Sudan: After years of conflict, millions require aid; But is the world paying attention?

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/sudan/sudan-after-years-conflict-millions-require-aid-world-paying-attention
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

During the past year, there has been sporadic new conflict, but the country has seen the arrival of new refugees from South Sudan, and it now hosts some ... getting food and livelihood support, education, water, sanitation and health services.

News South Sudan » Education: Recruitment of child soldiers still rising in South Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/unicef-road-soldier-child-biggest-challenge-180212102306805.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

WATCH: South Sudan war deprives children of education "They were not really forced but the conditions back then forced them and all of us together," he told Al Jazeera. Nearly 2,000 children have been demobilised in the past five years, but they are being ...

News South Sudan » Education: South Sudan: UNICEF - 'Child Soldiers Want to Continue Their Education'

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802130431.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Roughly 19,000 children are still part of armed groups today in South Sudan. On the international day against the use of child soldiers, we spoke to UNICEF about the future of these children. On February 7, 2018, a breakthrough in the fight against the use ...

News South Sudan » Education: 250 Child Soldiers in South Sudan Begin Recovery with World Vision

News channel or source: http://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2018/february/south-sudan-freed-child-soldiers-world-vision-unicef-yambio.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

interim national director at World Vision South Sudan. “We will get them the support so they have a sense of hope again.” With high levels of poverty, widespread displacement, and lack of education (70 percent of South Sudanese children are not in ...

News South Sudan » Education: UNICEF: 'Child soldiers want to continue their education'

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/unicef-child-soldiers-want-to-continue-their-education/ar-BBJ2G5N
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Certainly every child that I spoke to last week – and this is true for all the children that have been released in South Sudan – they all say they want to continue with their education or begin their education if they've never gone to school.