Juba, South Sudan — Ongoing violence in South Sudan speaks to a continued deterioration in the humanitarian situation in the country. Aid agencies call for urgent action to improve protection of civilians, and urge all parties to the conflict to respect their commitments to ensuring humanitarian assistance can reach people in need.
South Sudan NGO Forum Secretariat:
The South Sudan NGO Secretariat coordinates the efforts of the NGO Steering Committee as voted representatives of the South Sudan NGO Forum, which currently includes over 140 international member agencies and over 200 national member agencies. The NGO Secretariat exists for the purpose of: coordination, information sharing, advocacy, policy/position paper production, government/donor/UN engagement and engagement on other vital issues regarding humanitarian relief, recovery and development.