Secretary-General Guterres says government in Juba refuses to acknowledge plight of 100,000 people suffering famine.
by Peter Lykke Lind
Africa13 Mar 2017 20:08 GMT
US charity Samaritan's Purse says South Sudanese staffers detained by 'armed personnel' in country's north.
Africa13 Mar 2017 09:46 GMT
It has been six years since South Sudan gained its independence from Sudan. But the violence that's followed has left South Sudan refugees heading north to the country they fought so hard to leave.
Africa11 Mar 2017 20:47 GMT
Government is trying to profit from humanitarian crisis by imposing huge fees on foreign workers, aid agencies say.
Africa09 Mar 2017 11:44 GMT
Work permit fees increased 100-fold for foreign aid workers to $10,000, officials say, despite ongoing famine.
Inside Story08 Mar 2017 20:43 GMT
A man-made humanitarian crisis, unprecedented in recent history and one that is entirely preventable.
Africa06 Mar 2017 21:00 GMT
Government restricts UN peacekeepers and creates obstacles to aid, humanitarian chief says, charges officials dispute.
Africa02 Mar 2017 08:44 GMT
Cholera cases are on the rise in South Sudan, as tens of thousands of people flee famine and conflict. Aid organisations say more than 100 people have died from the disease in the past six months.
Africa28 Feb 2017 06:28 GMT
Here is an exploration of a term that evokes the very worst of human suffering.
Africa28 Feb 2017 06:26 GMT
Families caught up in famine hide from marauding gunmen in swamps, survive on little more than lilies.
UpFront24 Feb 2017 16:33 GMT
We speak to "Mama" Rebecca Garang, former adviser to President Salva Kiir and widow of the country's founder.
Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett defends the end of the two-state solution in the era of Trump.
Humanitarian crises24 Feb 2017 04:42 GMT
UN chief Antonio Guterres says more than 20 million people face starvation in South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen.
Africa22 Feb 2017 05:12 GMT
The United Nations has declared a famine in certain parts of the world's youngest country, South Sudan.
Inside Story21 Feb 2017 20:03 GMT
The United Nations says millions are going hungry in the world's newest country.
Africa21 Feb 2017 12:08 GMT
More than 100,000 people in two counties of Unity state are starving, UN and government officials say.
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