UN Roundup - "children carry weapons" - South Sudan report

UN Roundup

Monday, February 22nd, 2021 - 8 minutes

The Human Rights Council is now underway, with the Secretary-General delivering opening remarks. Daniel also tells us of a chilling report from the Commission on South Sudan indicating that “children all have guns” amid worsening violence in the country, ten years after independence. We hear from Yasmin Sooka, Commission chair, at a press conference last Friday. 

Finally, Daniel explains  ‘Doorway for diplomats – The Power of Cultural Diplomacy.’ a public virtual event run by the in UN Geneva this Thursday 25 February. 16:00 - 17:00.