South Sudan crisis
Hoping for peace and a future for South Sudan
Hopes were high when South Sudan achieved independence – four years on, peace is essential for the people to find new hope.
South Sudan: Women are the voice of peace
Women and children in South Sudan are bearing the brunt of the ongoing conflict – and they are the ones leading the calls for peace.
Bringing peace to South Sudan: Listen to the people
“The leaders of our country can learn a lot from us. Bring them here – we can teach them how to make peace.”
No guarantees in South Sudan's deadly conflict
Almost a quarter of the population don't have enough to eat - and the numbers are rising.
"It was all burned, burned to ash": Mary’s story
Mary Mbek Anger (name changed) doesn't know exactly how old she is. With no birth certificate she can only guess. But she assumes she's around 70 give or take a few years.
South Sudan: “A story too sad to hear again”
I’ve heard stories like the one I am going to tell four times already. I’m not sure I can stand to hear it again. It’s terrible – doubly so because the tragedy could have been prevented.
South Sudan: The people continue to suffer
The head chief worries about the great suffering he sees ahead, particularly hunger.
A hole lot more than just a toilet
In an emergency, food, water and safety are usually considered the essentials for survival, but in South Sudan the humble toilet is also changing – and saving – lives.