South Sudan

South Sudan

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South Sudan and UN Charter-based Bodies

South Sudan and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2022) CRC/C/SSD/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2021) CEDAW/C/SSD/CO/1

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UN Human Rights in South Sudan

In line with Security Council Resolution 2514 (2020), the Human Rights Division (HRD) monitors, investigates, verifies and reports on violations and abuses of international human rights law and violations of international humanitarian law in South Sudan, including conflict-related sexual violence. It also provides technical support to international, regional and national mechanisms engaged in monitoring, investigating and reporting violations of international humanitarian law and human rights violations and abuses. HRD is a component of the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) and represents the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in South Sudan. More about OHCHR in South Sudan.

Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact in Geneva, Switzerland.

Africa Branch
Tel. + 41 22 928 9360


United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS)
P.O. Box 29
Juba 081111
South Sudan

P.O. Box 5013, Grand Central Station
New York, NY 10163-5012
Tel: +211 912 062 162

United Nations in Republic of South Sudan website

Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan

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