Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development
Awut Deng Acuil is the Minister of Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development. Kwong Danhier Gatluak is the Deputy Minister.
The Interim Constitution of Southern Sudan lays out the vision of the Ministry of Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development. The Ministry is responsible to uphold the values by which the Public Service is governed in the country. The Public Service should be able to provide impartial, quality and timely service to the Government and citizens of South Sudan.
December 23, 2011: The Acting undersecretary Helen Achiro Lotara has announced that the public holiday for Christmas in South Sudan will begin on December 24th. The public holidays are for three days ending on December 27th and normal business will resume from December 28 onwards. Marking the new year, January 1, 2012 is also declared a holiday. All civil service institutions, Commissions, Diplomatic missions, Un Agencies, NGOs will observe the Christmas public holiday. The undersecretary urged the people to use the Christmas holiday to create reconciliation, unity and love in order to promote national brotherhood in the new nation.