EU announces additional funds for the IGAD Monitoring and Verification Mechanism in South Sudan

EU announces additional funds for the IGAD Monitoring and Verification Mechanism in South Sudan

Monday, 9 March, 2015

The EU will provide €5 million to the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) to support its efforts of achieving peace in South Sudan. The funding finances the so-called monitoring and verification mechanism (MVM) which is playing a key role in providing a neutral and balanced analysis of the security situation to the IGAD mediation.