STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT MONITORING & EVALUATION COMMISSION TO THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL 24th AUGUST 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. Abdellatif Aboulatta, for his kind invitation to me to brief the Security Council today. Today here in Juba I chaired the monthly JMEC Plenary, so I come to you via video-link from...

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STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT MONITORING & EVALUATION COMMISSION TO THE 19th JMEC PLENARY THURSDAY, 24th AUGUST 2017 JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN

Honourable Ministers, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. 1. I welcome you all to our August plenary. 2. Last week the second anniversary of the signing of the Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan passed relatively unnoticed. 3. Our perception at the time of...

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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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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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STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRPERSON OF JMEC DELIVERED AT THE 31ST EXTRAORDINARY SUMMIT OF THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL AUTHORITY ON DEVELOPMENT 12 JUNE 2017, SHERATON HOTEL ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA

Your Excellency, Hailemariam Desalegn, Chairperson of the IGAD and Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Your Excellency, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, Your Excellency, Omar Hassan al Bashir, President of the Republic of Sudan, Your Excellency, Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of...

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CONCLUDING REMARKS BY THE CHAIRMAN DURING THE JMEC PLENARY MEETING 24 May 2017 JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN

Honourable Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen; We have had a good meeting and deliberations today. I want to thank you all for the important issues that were raised and discussed. I also thank the TGoNU, the Special Representative to the Secretary General (SRSG), and Chairpersons of the various boards and commissions...

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OPENING STATEMENT BY H.E. FESTUS G. MOGAE CHAIRMAN OF JMEC DURING THE PLENARY MEETING OF THE JOINT MONITORING AND EVALUATION COMMISSION 24 MAY 2017 JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN

  Honourable Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen; I welcome you all to our May Plenary. Last week marked a historic moment in the birth of this young nation – the 34th anniversary of the launch of the South Sudan’s People’s Liberation Movement. I congratulate all the leaders and people of...

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