Archive for April 14, 2018

The Scheduled Africa Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) Meeting in Juba, South Sudan, should focus on building citizens ownership, trust and confidence on the outcomes of HLRF

April 14, 2018 (SSB) — The Africa Union Peace and Security Council is planning to have a meeting of the council in Juba on the current on-going situation in South Sudan. This is meeting within the timeframe where IGAD Special Envoy to South Sudan is conducting shuttle diplomacy with various South Sudan actors to the on-going peace mediation process.

The AU Peace and Security Council meeting is timely in terms of pushing and lobbying South Sudan negotiating parties for Compromises on the registered deadlock on the road to revitalize the Agreement on the Resolution of Conflict in South Sudan (ARCSS). CEPO appreciates the action of the AUPSC. It is the clear demonstration of commitment to ensure peace prevails in South Sudan. (more…)