The South Sudan National Police Service Action Plan on addressing conflict-related sexual violence has been launched on 19 November 2019 in Juba

Key points of the action plan of the South Sudan National Police Service: A national seven-person committee will oversee the implementation. Focal points in the field will track progress and gaps and report to the committee. Review and disseminate institutional mechanisms and disciplinary procedures, strengthen vetting processes to make sure that [...]

2020-03-05T13:34:10-05:00Friday, 22 November 2019|

IOM and UNODA join UN Action

The Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict (OSRSG-SVC) is proud to announce that the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) have joined the United Nations Action Against Sexual Violence in Conflict (UN Action), a network uniting the work of 14 UN entities [...]

2019-07-23T14:26:02-04:00Tuesday, 23 July 2019|

Statement of South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) denouncing stigmatization of survivors of conflict-related sexual violence in South Sudan

Full Statement: On the occasion of 19 th June, the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, the importance of the position of survivors of sexual violence during the conflict in South Sudan, the South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) hereby issues Statement of the Council denouncing stigmatization of survivors of [...]

2019-07-18T12:48:55-04:00Friday, 21 June 2019|

Call for Papers: Justice and Accountability for Sexual Violence in Conflict.

The UN Team of Experts on the Rule of Law and Sexual Violence in Conflict and the Journal of International Criminal Justice are inviting your submissions for an upcoming publication: #CRSV #EndRapeInWar

2019-03-25T13:19:13-04:00Tuesday, 19 March 2019|