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Annual Field Courses 2018 - Applications Open
In May and June, the Rift Valley Institute will hold the 2018 annual field courses. Now in their fourteenth year, each course examines a different sub-region within eastern and central... MORE >
Selon le premier World Internal Security Police Index (WISPI) de l’année 2016 publié cette année, un index qui classe les institutions policières du monde selon quatre critères (... MORE >
Depuis la mise en œuvre de la Police de Proximité (PdP) dans le cadre de la réforme de la police dont Bukavu était un site pilote (2009-2014), des tableaux accrochés sur les murs intérieurs... MORE >
Tarikh Tana (Our History) part 5: 1944 The functions of the leopard-skin chief
On Wednesday 29 November 2017, Eye Radio and the Rift Valley Institute aired the fifth and, for now, final radio show in the South Sudan National Archives radio series, in coordination with... MORE >
Letter from Pibor
The Chiefs’ High Court in Pibor town is located along the Pibor River, which—due to unusually high rains at levels not seen since 2012—had inundated the town, making the court an island... MORE >
Tarikh Tana (Our History) part 4: 1967 Appeal by the peace delegation to the Anya Nya
On Wednesday 22 November 2017, Eye Radio and the Rift Valley Institute aired the fourth radio show about the South Sudan National Archives, in coordination with the South Sudan Ministry of... MORE >
Uganda hosts by far the greatest number of South Sudanese refugees, but Sudan also hosts nearly half a million, Ethiopia more than 400,000, and Kenya over 100,000. In 2017 alone, the number... MORE >
Tarikh Tana (Our History) part 3: Instructional pamphlet on malaria in Bor Dinka
On Wednesday 15 November 2017, Eye Radio and the Rift Valley Institute aired the third radio show about the South Sudan National Archives, in coordination with the South Sudan Ministry of... MORE >
Tarikh Tana (Our History) part 2: The Gospel of St Mark in Bari
Eye Radio and the Rift Valley Institute aired the second radio show about the South Sudan National Archives on Wednesday 8 November 2017, in coordination with the South Sudan Ministry of... MORE >
Letter from Gogrial
Chief Morris Ngor of the Buoyar Chiefdom (Western Dinka in South Sudan) is the oldest chief in the Apuk Dinka. He ascended to his position of communal power in 1973, when his father, who... MORE >
Tarikh Tana (Our History) part 1: The Sentencing of the Torit Mutineers (An archive document from 1955, Equatoria Province)
Eye Radio and the Rift Valley Institute (RVI) aired the first of a five-part radio series about the South Sudan National Archives (SSNA) on Wednesday 1 November 2017, in coordination with... MORE >
Tarikh Tana: Our history
The Rift Valley Institute, together with the South Sudan Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, and UNESCO, with funding from Norway, are pleased to announce the first 'Tarikh Tana (Our... MORE >

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