#South Sudan

  • Article: These Are 5 Conflicts That Were Made Worse By Climate Change
    Environment

    These Are 5 Conflicts That Were Made Worse By Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2017

    Climate change makes it more likely for peacetime to collapse, giving way to bullets and bombs. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact
    Environment

    Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 19, 2017

    South Sudan is currently in the grip of a catastrophic famine. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Much Food Really Costs for People Around the World
    Food & Hunger

    Here’s How Much Food Really Costs for People Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2017

    For millions of people around the world, a simple plate of food is a luxury. Read more

  • Article: A Decade After Fleeing War, This Refugee Now Has an MBE From the Queen
    Education

    A Decade After Fleeing War, This Refugee Now Has an MBE From the Queen

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She’s the first ever British-South Sudanese recipient of the prestigious royal honour. Read more

  • Article: One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees
    Citizenship

    One-Third of This Country’s Entire Population Has Become Refugees

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 21, 2017

    Most of the people fleeing the violence are unaccompanied children. Read more

  • Article: The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves
    Girls & Women

    The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves

    Sept. 14, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many of the country’s women farmers are learning new skills to keep their families fed. Read more

  • Article: 13-Year-Old Traded to Man for 50 Cattle as Child Marriages in South Sudan Rise
    Girls & Women

    13-Year-Old Traded to Man for 50 Cattle as Child Marriages in South Sudan Rise

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Aug. 29, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    9% of Sudanese girls are married by the age of 15, and 52% are married before their 18th birthday. Read more

  • Article: 5 Devastating Famines Foreign Aid Could Have Prevented
    Food & Hunger

    5 Devastating Famines Foreign Aid Could Have Prevented

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 17, 2017

    And how foreign aid could have prevented them. Read more