The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has had a mixed bag of success and failure.
Warring factions in South Sudan have signed numerous peace deals none of which have held.
South Sudan's road to peace has been bumpy but there's hope.
As pockets of conflict continue to destablise South Sudan, much hope has been placed on the most recent peace deal.
The resilience of South Sudan's higher education system can be attributed to dedicated staff, institutional partnerships and supportive governance.
Nearly half of South Sudan's population could be severely food insecure and at risk of death in the coming months because of the avoidable acts of civil war in a land of plenty.