Posted by: APO | 9 July 2018

3 in 4 children born in South Sudan since independence have known nothing but war – UNICEF

Out of 3.4 million babies born in South Sudan since it became the world’s youngest country in 2011, 2.6 million have been born in war, UNICEF said on the eve of South Sudan’s independence. Conflict and underdevelopment have plagued South Sudan for decades, leaving its children out of school, malnourished and vulnerable to disease, abuse and exploitation. The prospect of a better future following… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/3-in-4-children-born-in-south-sudan-since-independence-have-known-nothing-but-war–unicef?lang=en


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