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Date Snippet Page
2014/06 In Aweil South County (NBGS) people are imprisoned for farming within the county capital, Malek-alel. The Commissioner says rules were agreed about this, but the Paramount Chief says the chiefs were not consulted. Snippet: In Aweil South County (NBGS) people are imprisoned for farming within ....
2013/04 Vice President Riek Machar identifies tribal-based urban settlements as a problem. Snippet 821
2012/07 2012 July: Waste collection system pilot is started with aid from JICA (Miraya 18 July 2012) Snippet 587
2012/06 Vice-President Riek Machar says GOSS will establish more counties (in CES) to “bring cities to the people”. Snippet 530
Reference Mini-review
Naomi Pendle, 2013/02/13. The coming of connectivity as the coming of the town [Article] African Arguments. Accessed online.

Describes how a kind of cultural urbanization is being disseminated to rural areas (of Warrap State) through enhanced telecommunications and roads.

Sudan Tribune, 2012/06/01. South Sudan to establish more new counties - Machar [News item] Sudan Tribune. Accessed online.
Ellen Martin and Irina Mosel, 2011. City limits: Urbanisation and vulnerability in Sudan: Juba case study [Report] Overseas Development Institute. Accessed online.

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
2008
Proportion of population living in urban areas (%)
17
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