News and Reports

July 12, 2018

Response of Civil Society to Post-Entebbe Draft on Outstanding Issues of Responsibility Sharing

SOUTH SUDAN CIVIL SOCIETY FORUM  Khartoum, Sudan July 11, 2018 Click to Download the SSCSF Response in PDF Excellency Dr. Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed, Minister Of Foreign Affairs, Republic Of Sudan. Your Excellency, Thank you for the briefing last night. Though we would have appreciated an opportunity to pose some lingering questions that we have about

July 10, 2018

South Sudan atrocities may constitute war crimes, UN says

9 July 2018 UN Human Rights monitors have documented what appear to be deliberate, ruthless and brutally violent attacks on civilians, particularly against women and children, by Government and aligned forces, as well as armed youth in parts of Unity State in South Sudan. Full report (PDF) A report issued Tuesday documents acts that constitute

May 13, 2018

SSOA: Summary of ICC-Consultations

Intensive Interlinked Consultations (IIC) in Addis Ababa May 11, 12 and 13, 2018 Radisson Hotel, Addis Ababa Summary of Consultations AS of 12 May 2018, The aim of the consultation is to discuss the outstanding issues identified at the end of the last session of the High Level Revitalisation Forum for South Sudan. TheSSOA had

May 8, 2018

Harriett Baldwin calls for lasting peace agreement in South Sudan.

Ministerial statement on the peace process in South Sudan 8 May 2018 Those who have violated the cessation of hostilities agreement must face consequences for their actions says Harriett Baldwin, the UK Minister for Africa. We urge the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) to take immediate action in this regard, to leave the parties in

May 2, 2018

South Sudan: Reveal Fate and Whereabouts of 2 Men

02 May 2018 (Nairobi) – Delays in peace talks originally scheduled for April 26, 2018, should not excuse ongoing detentions and inaction on enforced disappearances, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today. South Sudan’s leaders should act immediately to impartially investigate the enforced disappearances of two men, and release or charge everyone in their

April 18, 2018

South Sudan Government Execute Civilians and Burned Houses In Parjok

On Monday 3 April 2017 President Kiir’s Militia attacked Parjok/Pajok town, in Imatong state, Eastern Equatoria. They raped civilians, carried out public executions and burned houses. Below is an unedited text message from an eyewitness: START TEXT MESSAGE Dead brother slaughtered like chicken. I thought I lost three of my family members but now still