ACHIEVEMENTS AND SUCCESS STORIES

  • CAPaD has built meaningful and productive networks over the years through volunteers with communities at the grassroots, government authorities, private sector and development partners both National and International since 2010. CAPaD continue to strive to deliver meaningful and sustainable results oriented services to South Sudanese who are faced by long civil wars and constant ethnic violence. CAPaD believe peace is process to achieve the end results though difficult, it is not then impossible to achieve it if we accept ourselves and work together for common agenda
  • CAPaD runs a 2 year project 2016 – 2019 on youth and women economic empowerment and interactive dialogue and debates for youth to unlearn violence with the funding from Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) The project also help the youth re-connect from diverse background and to engage in awareness creation and civic engagement as well as joint income generating activities to achieve a youth agenda for sustainable peace and development
  • CAPaD is currently working on a partnership project in 2018 to established a community radio station call Leadership Orientation Venture for Equality (LOVE FM) meant to bridge the gap in promoting community cohesion among the neighboring states including Boma, Jonglei and Lakes. The radio will work closely with church leaders and youth groups from the diverse communities in forging a common uniting agenda into issues of cattle rustling, child abduction, early and force marriages and education.
  • CAPaD is the founder and member of Voluntary Civil Society Task force who have been actively monitoring and engage all stakeholders on the progress and implementation of the Agreement Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan (ARCISS) The Taskforce have been in constant engagement through analysis of what was achieved by the Transitional Government of National Unity since the signing of peace agreement. We have issued number (8) of press release on our opinion as CSOs and that positively impacted progressive actions by partners to the agreement.
  • CAPaD in partnership with Minds and Souls Institute (MSI) and UNHCR carryout monthly running advocacy and awareness raising, Theme: “Health and Safety for children and vulnerable persons on the streets Matters” The activity focus provide safe space for these vulnerable persons including treatment, counseling and provision of cloths and foods
  • CAPaD is implementing a partnership 2 year project 2016 – 2018 with Democracy International (DI) on Trauma healing among the communities and with school children and youth engagement to create awareness on the Agreement Resolution of Conflict in South Sudan (ARCISS) and the current (ARCISS) Revitalization process between the government and the opposition groups with the aim of educating the youth and to enhance their participation in leadership, representation and decision making from the grassroots to higher level of the state as provision in the agreement. The partnership has worked closely with CAPaD in supporting organizational capacity development (OCD) including policies
  • CAPaD implemented a 2 years peace building and economic empowerment project in Jonglei and lakes states targeting those who were affected and displaced by December 2013 crisis with the support from CORDAID. The project was meant to provided economic empowerment through IGAs, conflict mitigation and psychosocial support to children, elderly, women and youth among the Aliap (host) community and IDPs from Jonglei state including returnees’ who faced constant threat to their lives and livelihood as a result of the conflict.
  • CAPaD runs two (2) functional established Community Resource Centres after the 2013 crisis to address trauma and inter-communal conflicts (cattle theft) in IDPs camps. Currently CAPaD runs these centers in Awerial, Lake State and Bor in Jonglei. These centers continue to provide Community Outreaches through counseling and awareness raising programs which has bridged social break down and addressed a high level of trauma among people.
  • CAPaD has functional Head office in Juba Capital city of South Sudan with 7 staffs and more than 47 volunteers and with field offices in Lakes, Jonglei, Upper Nile and Jubek states
  • CAPaD implemented a project 2015 with funding from UNICEF on trauma healing and conflict management among the school children and vulnerable groups at UN camps/IDPs sites in Juba. The project was meant to help children both in the IDP camps and in schools in developing resilience promote co-existence and problems solving through peace clubs and committees that were established
  • CAPaD has developed and planning to launch a Volunteer Youth Policy (VYP) that is meant to engaging and reconnecting the youth through their talents, culture and goodwill to contribute to the social welfare of South Sudanese positive cultures, ethics and values in bringing about peace and stability.
  • CAPaD is planning to launch a “Build a Bridge project” with army (SPLA) targeting Chaplains to start on building trust and confidence with civilians and the army through awareness raising, dialogue, hospitality services, crusades or rallies, sports activities and training.
  • Engage the youth through awareness and training and make their voices heard in National Dialogue and Revitalization of the ARCISS