Everyone everywhere has a story. On December 1, we’ll hear, relate to and enter stories from South Sudan. We’ll have the occasion to help empower cultures of peace rather than war, build unity that replaces division and transform poverty by way of opportunity. Join us for our 2016 Sister Effect Gala and enter the story.Read More
Building a new nation from scratch is no easy task. Years of war have left South Sudan depleted of basic infrastructure and economic lifelines. But the women and girls of this country are strong, resourceful and highly motivated to lift themselves and their families out of poverty.Read More
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The history of South Sudan is vast and our summary here is intended as only a brief review of this complex and beautiful nation. Since even before its 1956 independence from Great Britain, Sudan’s North and South have been deeply conflicted.