Juba, 2 November 2012 - The IGAD Security Sector Program (ISSP) successfully organized a 2 days workshop on the South Sudan – Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) border for South Sudan border officials between the 31st October and 1st November 2012 in Juba. The meeting focused on the security and management of the South Sudan DRC border and on counter terrorism issues.
The 30th International Day of Peace was commemorated all over the world on the 21st of September, 2012. Celebrated in a brilliant and colorful manner in Juba, South Sudan, this day was dedicated to peace. The office of IGAD in Juba collaborated with the South Sudan Peace and Reconciliation Commission, the government institution established for peace building, and others partners, to create the success of this day.