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livelihoods and employment

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2014/04 Equity Bank lays off more than 20 staff because rebellion-related insecurity has destroyed some of its branches and disrupted work in others. Snippet 1770
2014/03/14 About 700 workers in Malualbaai (Aweil East, NBGS) have not been paid their food-for-work, they say. They blame the payam administrator, who blames the RRC, WFP and the partner NGO for not delivering the food. Snippet
2014/03 An attempt to tackle the problem of teacher absences is made in Tonj South County, where head teachers are asked to submit monthly reports. Snippet
2013/10 A draft national vocational training policy has been created by the labour ministry with support from ILO. The Multi-Service Training Centre in Juba has been refurbished with aid from the Japanese government. Snippet
2013/10 Warrior Security says it is emphasizing the recruitment of women. Warrior (a pan-African company) says it currently employs 2000 guards in South Sudan. Snippet
2012/11/01 111 South Sudanese embark on a two year course as production operations and technicians, at Petronas' training institute in Malaysia, INSTEP. Snippet

Indicator values are shown in the table below alongside the year for which they were assessed. For further information, click on the source and 'details' text. Put the cursor over the indicator values to see selected comparisons.

Year Indicator Value Details
2009
Agricultural population (% of households whose main source of livelihood was crop or animal farming)
83
Stat 915
2010
Businesses with more than 10 employees (number of businesses identified in state capitals)
260
Stat 905
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