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President Kiir pledges to improve relations with United Nations

President Salva Kiir today pledged to improve relations with the United Nations. The photo shows Mr. Kiir in a meeting with the UNMISS chief David Shearer on 25 January.

Famine declared in parts of South Sudan UNICEF FAO WFP

Food insecurity in South Sudan is on the rise, and children are among those worst affected. Photo: UNICEF.

Local comedians help UNMISS explain its mandate in South Sudan

Members of the Rajaf East community on the outskirts of Juba were thoroughly entertained when local comedians explained the UNMISS mandate to them on Wednesday 15 February.

Displaced mother of six: Malakal “too dangerous for my sons”

Salua Dokha is a mother of six living in the UNMISS protection of civilians site in Malakal. She's one of the luckier ones, managing to make a living by cooking and selling food.