SOUTH SUDAN / UN DAY

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01-Nov-2021 00:01:15
UNMISS personnel, government representatives and community members came together to celebrate the UN Day, after a year which saw this young nation grappling with violence and COVID-19. UNMISS

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STORY: SOUTH SUDAN / UN DAY
TRT: 1:15
SOURCE: UNMISS
RESTRICTIONS: NONE
LANGUAGE: ENGLISH/NATS

DATELINE: 1 NOVEMBER 2021, AWEIL, SOUTH SUDAN

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1.Various shots, guests and spectators
2.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Alfred Zulu, Acting Head, UNMISS Aweil Field Office:
“The United Nations will continue supporting peace, prosperity and sustainable development for South Sudan.”
3.Various shots, cultural performance
4.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Tong Lual, Deputy Governor, Northern Bahr el Ghazal:
“Today, the United Nations Mission in South Sudan [CUT TO] are trying their best to make sure that South Sudan is more stable, that South Sudan will be a good country that the people will enjoy, so that the generation coming after us or the younger generation will also enjoy. We are very happy with the role that the United Nations is playing in this country.”
5.Various shots, spectators witnessing display

STORYLINE:

UNMISS personnel, government representatives and community members came together to celebrate the UN Day, after a year which saw this young nation grappling with violence and COVID-19.

SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Alfred Zulu, Acting Head, UNMISS Aweil Field Office:
“The United Nations will continue supporting peace, prosperity and sustainable development for South Sudan.”

Conversations, cultural performances and catchy beats ensured that this sunlit day was exactly what it was supposed to be - a festivity shared by all stakeholders who have built partnerships for peace and development.

SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Tong Lual, Deputy Governor, Northern Bahr el Ghazal:
“Today, the United Nations Mission in South Sudan [CUT TO] are trying their best to make sure that South Sudan is more stable, that South Sudan will be a good country that the people will enjoy, so that the generation coming after us or the younger generation will also enjoy. We are very happy with the role that the United Nations is playing in this country.”

UNMISS and the UN Agencies, Funds and Programmes operating in Aweil held interactive displays for attendees which explained the work done by each entity. The event concluded with peace songs and dances performed by local groups as well as peacekeepers from Ghana.
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