Adolescent girls face unique challenges in times of conflict and crisis yet they are rarely consulted about how to engender peace in their communities.
Kenya's second president played a big role in steering South Sudan to freedom and independence.
Africa's youngest state has a long way to go before it can put conflict behind it for good.
South Sudan has had many opportunities to create a lasting peace but so far all efforts have been unsuccessful.
South Sudan has been in the business of building peace for years but is no closer to implementing the roadmap to peace than when it drafted the first agreement.
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.