Yambio, 7th July 2017. The Country Director for Democracy International, which is an International Non-Government Organization supporting Civil Society Organizations across South Sudan, arrives yesterday in Yambio to assess all the projects.
DI is implementing numerous projects in Yambio through its SUCCESS Program in Gbudue State.
Hatem Bamehriz Democracy International Country Director In a meeting with representatives of Civil Societies yesterday at Yambio Civic Engagement Center said, DI is supporting the future of South Sudan, through different programs.
Meanwhile, the Chairperson of Yambio Civic Engagement Center User Committee, Mr. Gimiko Jimmy appreciates the visit of DI Chief to Yambio of Gbudue State.
Gimiko added that, Yambio Civic Engagement User Committee have so far developed five years strategic plan, developing some policies to guide the Center in case if DI supports ends.
The CSOs also mentioned some challenges which include, few Computers in the center, small space for meeting, less internet bandwidth, among others.
In response, Mr. Hatem promise to donate more books to the Center, establishing solar system among others.
The DI Chief of Part promised to look into other issues raised during the meeting.
This is the first time, DI Chief of Party has visited Yambio. He is expected to witness several activities being supported by DI in Yambio.
Democracy International currently supports Yambio Civic Engagement Center, building the capacity of CSOs, provision of free space and Internet to the CSOs among others.