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South Sudan

  • Uncertainty over laws fuel land grabs in South Sudan

    May 8, 2019

    Foreign investors acquired 2.5 million hectares of land since 2006 By Paul Jimbo This story was produced in partnership with InfoNile and Code for Africa with support from the Pulitzer Center. The Government of South Sudan is encouraging many new investments in hope that the foreign companies will produce food and ease the country‚Äôs food scarcity crisis. […]

  • AfDB Injects 5.4 Million USD in South Sudan Water Sector

    November 8, 2013

    WaterSan Perspective Reporters and African Press Organization November 8, 2013 The African Development Bank Group has approved a grant for an assessment study of a water supply and sanitation program for 11 small and medium-sized towns in South Sudan. The USD 5.4 million grant, extended from the Fragile States Facility, will benefit some 170,000 people […]