Amref International University (AMIU) to be established in South Sudan’s Maridi State

AMREF International University graduating one of its over 30 graduands in 2017(Photo credit: Amref Health Africa)

July 16, 2019(Nyamilepedia) — The authorities of South Sudan’s Maridi State have on Tuesday announced that preparations are underway to allocate additional land for the establishment of Amref International University (AMIU) in the state Capital, Maridi.  ”The Government of Maridi State is committed to provide extra land for the establishment of Amref International University (AMIU) in Maridi County–Health and security […]

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Research for improved tax revenue collection in Africa: International Centre for Tax and Development holds annual meeting in Uganda

Oct 15, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —— The first action area of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda on Financing for Development is mobilising domestic public resources. Described as “critical to achieving the sustainable development goals,” the countries of the General Assembly committed to “enhancing revenue administration through modernized, progressive tax systems, improved tax policy and more efficient tax collection.” Key to raising increased tax revenue in an […]

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Two South Sudanese Medical Students Honoured at a Traditional White Coat Ceremony at St George’s University in Grenada.

From left to right: Aguer Deng; Dr C.V. Rao, Dean of Students at St George’s University; Joseph Giir; and Dr Mayen Achiek, Dean of the College of Medicine at the University of Juba.

  10 April 2017 – Juba, South Sudan – Aguer Deng and Joseph Giir have made history by being the first two students from South Sudan to be accepted into the MD programme at St George’s University, Grenada. They began premedical coursework in 2014.  At the University’s symbolic White Coat Ceremony in Grenada earlier this year, they joined new medical […]

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What Strengthening Integrity And Transparency Means For Us

By Kon Joseph Leek,   September 21, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —— “Transparency and integrity leads to the operationalization of governance.” – Hon. Yien Oral Lam Tut, Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology. “Transparency is not said, it is done. It is important to know how the money has been spent and in which area…We need to share financial statements such as […]

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Malek Cook and Colleagues in South Sudan oil field(Photo: file)

  A CASE STUDY OF SOUTH SUDAN   _____________________ A Research Proposal Presented to the College of Oil and Gas, Research of Uganda Christian University Kampala, Uganda __________________ In Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree Of Oil and Gas Management ________________ By: MALEK COOK-DWACH REG No: J15B44/008   JULY, 2016  ABSTRACT South Sudan is one of the countries in […]

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SSSUU Provides Support To 143 Students From Various Universities And Colleges Across Uganda

April 25, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —- This year, South Sudanese Students’ Union in Uganda (SSSUU), has rendered financial support to students in various Universities and colleges in Uganda. Under the leadership of the Union President, Mr. Albino Akol Akol, the Union’s cabinet and Council agreed with the heads of Associations of different Universities and colleges that the support would be directed to […]

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Economic Grievances of South Sudan: A Lesson From Countries That Follow Developmental State Political Economy

By David Ruach Tang, March 24, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —–  Sudan is the youngest country in Africa and in the world. It has many lessons to learn from the rest of the world and also opportunities to develop its economy. It should not re-invent the wheels. As a country which has just emerged out of protracted civil war and inherited development problems […]

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Poverty, Conflict, Access To And Equity In Education: An Explanation To Education Exclusion Zones In South Sudan

By David Ruach Tang, March 27, 2016(Nyamilepedia) —- According to recent UNICEF report on the status of education of children in South Sudan (2016), about 1 out of 6 children in South Sudan do not have access to education, receive no equitable education, or at all have not been enrolled in school. Equitable access to education implies more than equal […]

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SSSLU in Uganda Responds to Former Union President Mr. Makuei Aguer’s Claims

By Juma Keneth, Dec 29, 2015 (Nyamilepedia) —- ‘’The New Twist In The South Sudanese Students’ Affairs In Uganda.’’ Our Motto: New Era, New Dawn For Unity Gallant South Sudanese, fellow countrymen and women, I greet you in the names of the Almighty God and the Republic of South Sudan. It is my hope that this message finds you safe and […]

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Examining the Contemporary Status of an Education System: The Case of the Republic of South Sudan

A preschool class is taught numbers in English by singing songs. Only one in 10 South Sudanese children will complete primary school, according to a recent study.(Photo: TRNS)

Author Boboya James Edimond Barnaba, A Scholar of the Practice in International Development Management, Governance and Social Policy Dec 21, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — Introduction: This paper attempts to examine the contemporary status of an education system. The paper takes the case of the Republic of South Sudan. The key issues the paper will examine are the education enrollment and completion rates […]

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The Case Of Climate Change And Human Security In South Sudan

A Policy Strategy Paper On Adapting To The Negative Impacts Of Climate Change: The Case Of Climate Change And Human Security In South Sudan By Boboya James Edimond Barnaba The Heller School for Social Policy and Management Brandeis University October 2015 Introduction This policy paper is written in response to the negative impacts of climate change. The paper takes the […]

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Building Capacity of South Sudan’s Weak and Divided Civil Society

South Sudanese nationals turn out in mass number to celebrate the independence of South Sudan in 2011(Photo: file)

Conflict Resolution Capstone Paper Macy Johnson, Naime Ozturk Meral, Patrick Pratt, Katelyn Thacker Submitted to Dr. Peter Weinberger The George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs April 30, 2015 Introduction May 29, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — For well over a year the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has attempted to broker a deal to end the conflict in South Sudan. The […]

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Remarks of Cde Michael Mccarthy For the Dedication of the University Of Juba College Of Law

DEDICATION-APRIL 11, 2015 0945 U.S. Embassy Juba, South Sudan,. April 14, 2015(Nyamilepedia) — I am happy and honored to be here today, a day of hope for the future, as we dedicate the new University of Juba College of Law. We are here today to celebrate a new beginning. Through the contributions of Norway and the United States and the […]

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 “Disability is not inability” By Stephen Tut Puol Nov 30, 2014(Nyamilepedia) — Mind and body: The medicine focuses on the inter-actions between the brain, mind, body, and behavior and on the powerful ways in which emotional, mental, social, spiritual and behavioral factors can directly affect somebody health. Therefore, it is regards as fundamental an approach that respects and enhances each […]

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