Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management

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Hon. Joseph Lual Acuil
Minister
 
 

 

 

 

Hon Sabina Dario Okolong
Deputy Minister

 

Minister's Profile:

 

 

 

 

Ministry's Mandate:


To oversee all humanitarian assistance to the needy, respond to disasters and reduce the risk to hazards.


Vision:


Promote resilient communities to manage hazards and disasters in the Republic of South Sudan.


Mission:


To save lives, restore dignity and sustain hope for development.

 

 

Functions:

 

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management performs the following functions and duties:

 

  1. Supervision and coordination of all humanitarian assistance and disaster management interventions at all levels within the Republic of South Sudan.
  2. Undertake monitoring and evaluation, assessment of all humanitarian needs and all programs of the United Nations agencies, Community Based Organizations, Civil Society Organizations, International Non-Governmental Organizations and indigenous NGOS in the Republic of South Sudan.
  3. Ensure that all humanitarian organizations, UN, INGOS, CBOS operating in the Republic of South Sudan are registered and have met the criteria of registration in the Republic of South Sudan.
  4. Ensure that all Citizens of the Republic of South Sudan where ever they may be are facilitated and assisted to return home in a safe and dignified manner.
  5. Closely monitor and follow up the repatriation, reintegration and resettlement of the Internally Displaced persons and Refugees into their respective communities or preferential areas of their choices.
  6. Represent the Republic of South Sudan in International, Regional and national forums with regard to humanitarian and disaster management issues.
  7. Provide periodical reports and updates on humanitarian aspects to the Council of Ministers (RSS).
  8. Ensure proper usage of public Funds and proper system of financial accountability
  9. Ensure institutional capacity building and human resources development for prompt and rapid response of the Ministry.

 

Structure:

 

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management in the Republic of South Sudan is headed by H.E. the Minister. The Minister is supported by:

 

  • Deputy Minister;
  • Undersecretary, and
  • The Legal Advisor


The Ministry is composed of the following directorates under Director Generals:

 

  • Directorate of Planning and Coordination
  • Directorate of General Disaster Management
  • Directorate of Administration and Finance 

 

Projects and Programs: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publications and Documents:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contacts:

 

Clement Dominic
Under Secretary
tabandominic@hotmail.com

 

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This article was updated on Nov 29, 2011