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2014/06/02 to 2014/06/03 National- and state- level education ministers meet for consultation. Among problems discussed are weak arrangements for examinations, lack of textbooks, and the need for a system which embraces people with disabilities. Snippet: National- and state- level education ministers meet for consultation. ....
2014/03/24 Soldiers wounded and disabled in recent fighting protest in Juba against non-payment of their January salaries. Snippet
2014/03/26 GRSS should take affirmative action for people with disabilities, say senior SPLM officials Ann Itto and Acuil Malith Banggol. It should join the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Snippet
2013/10 The forthcoming Labour Act is expected to provide protections for physically disabled people. Officials say that 15 per cent of the South Sudan population is physically disabled. Snippet

Light for the World


Light for the world is a European confederation of NGOs working for people with disabilities with the aim of making societies inclusive. As of April 2014 it was providing services in 16 countries. In South Sudan it was delivering eye health services and engaging with policy work on disabilities with ministries at the national level. (ref, ref)


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