The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Ms Zainab Hawa Bangura visits South Sudan from 5-9 May 2016

The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Ms Zainab Hawa Bangura will undertake a brief visit to South Sudan upon the invitation of the Government. Ms. Bangura is expected to participate in activities that will culminate in the validation and launching of the Implementation Plan of the Joint Communique that she co-signed with H.E President Salva Kiir in October 2014. Special Representative Bangura will seize the opportunity of her presence in Juba to consult with senior United Nations colleagues, meet with relevant national authorities, Civil Society Organisations and Women’s groups and the diplomatic community.

SOURCE:United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).