STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT MONITORING & EVALUATION COMMISSION TO THE 58th EXTRAORDINARY MEETING OF THE IGAD COUNCIL OF MINISTERS Monday, 24th July 2017 JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN

Chairperson, Honourable Ministers, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. Welcome to Juba and thank you for your kind invitation to me to brief you all again today. I would like to begin by commending IGAD for their leadership at this critical time and reiterating JMEC’s full support for the IGAD initiative...

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STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT MONITORING & EVALUATION COMMISSION TO THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL, 20th JULY 2017 JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN (via video tele-conference)

Mr President, Members of the Council, I would like to thank the President of the Security Council, H.E. Liu Jieyi, for his kind invitation to me to brief the Security Council today. You will recall that in my last briefing to you in March, we were confronted by unprecedented hostilities...

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PRESS RELEASE: JMEC hosts key Humanitarian Affairs Forum, calls made to address obstacles to aid delivery

Communication Office PRESS RELEASE (For Immediate Publication) 19 July 2017, Juba, South Sudan JMEC hosts key Humanitarian Affairs Forum, calls made to address obstacles to aid delivery The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) yesterday hosted a key Humanitarian Affairs discussion Forum at Crown Hotel in Juba. The Forum brought...

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STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT MONITORING & EVALUATION COMMISSION TO THE 18th JMEC PLENARY WEDNESDAY, 12th July 2017 JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN

 Honourable Ministers, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. I welcome you all to our July plenary, the 18th such meeting since this body was established. Last Sunday, the 9th of July, South Sudan marked six years of independence. The birth of this nation in 2011 was a truly joyous moment for...

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JMEC Chairperson Mogae meets President Kiir, FVP Taban Deng, updates and consults on the Agreement revitalization efforts

The Chairperson of the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) Chairperson H.E Festus Mogae on Tuesday held discussions with President Salva Kiir and the First vice President Taban Deng Gai of the Republic of South Sudan. During the meeting, the chairperson gave an update on the regional consultations that culminated...

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JMEC Chairperson Mogae holds Pre-plenary meeting with SRSG Shearer, updates on the Agreement regional revitalization efforts

The Chairperson of the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) H.E Festus Mogae and the United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) in South Sudan, David Shearer, yesterday held a pre-plenary consultative meeting. During the meeting, H.E the chairperson Moage updated the SRSG on the regional consultations that culminated...

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Gov’t, partners and stakeholders confident SDSR goals will succeed and supported

The Strategic Defence Security Review (SDSR) board 3-day consultative workshop ended yesterday; speakers and participants espousing confidence that the process will proceed with the South Sudan government pledging a pool fund amounting to US$1 million. The fund is aimed at supporting Chapter II bodies and the reinvigoration of the stalled...

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PRESS RELEASE

(For Immediate Publication)  19 June 2017, Juba, South Sudan  JMEC: Media should enhance understanding of the ACRSSS and South Sudan peace building efforts The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission in conjunction with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) have held a two-day media workshop on the Agreement...

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PRESS RELEASE

(For Immediate Publication) 13 June 2017, Juba, South Sudan JMEC welcomes IGAD High Level Revitalisation Conference on South Sudan Peace Agreement The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) has welcomed the Communique following the 31st Extra-ordinary Summit of Heads of States of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and the...

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