Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on South Sudan
As the number of South Sudanese seeking safety in Uganda clocks nearly 100 thousand, according to UNHCR estimates, concerns are mounting about the continued strained relations between the South Sudanese refugee seeking safety in Uganda.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is in Uganda to discuss the South Sudan refugee crisis.
Filippo Grandi will visit the northern district of Adjumani to get a better understanding of the emergency response to the recent mass influx of new arrivals.
The United Nations Development program – UNDP in partnership with the Radio Miraya, a UN radio in South Sudan, have launched a new phase of interactive drama series, as part of the greater efforts designed to rally local communities for peace.