JMEC Chairperson Visits UNMISS Protection of Civilians Site in South Sudan

Festus Gontebanye Mogae, Chairperson of the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC), the principal oversight body for South Sudan’s peace accords, visited two Protection of Civilians (POC) sites run by the UN Mission for South Sudan’s (UNMISS) this week. UNMISS POC sites are currently home to close to 200,000 of the more 1.6 million internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the country.

Women leaders at the POC site in Malakal, Upper Nile State, South Sudan.

UN Photo/JC McIlwaine
13 January 2016
Malakal, South Sudan
Photo # 659892