#South Sudan

  • Article: This Woman Is Building a Safe Space for South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

    This Woman Is Building a Safe Space for South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 3, 2019

    In the Thon Met village, families are given the tools and resources they need to rebuild. Read more

  • Article: 8.7 Million People Need Urgent Food Aid in Somalia and South Sudan

    8.7 Million People Need Urgent Food Aid in Somalia and South Sudan

    By Joe McCarthy|July 31, 2019

    “It is famine-like.” Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 29, 2019

    She’s using the opportunity to amplify amazing advocates for everything from equality to vaccines. Read more

  • Article: South Sudan Court Annuls Child Marriage of 16-Year-Old in Landmark Case

    South Sudan Court Annuls Child Marriage of 16-Year-Old in Landmark Case

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Sudan has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world. Read more

  • Article: South Sudanese Families Separated by War Are Finally Being Reunited

    South Sudanese Families Separated by War Are Finally Being Reunited

    March 26, 2019|Voice of America

    Residents are trying to rebuild their families and locate people who disappeared. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

    These Are the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|March 20, 2019

    The least happy countries have higher rates of poverty. Read more

  • Article: South Sudanese 'Superwoman' Wins Award for Helping Children of Rape Survivors

    South Sudanese 'Superwoman' Wins Award for Helping Children of Rape Survivors

    March 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    These children are often vulnerable to recruitment by armed groups. Read more

  • Article: Poverty and Hunger — Not Tradition — Are Now the Main Drivers of Child Marriage in South Sudan

    Poverty and Hunger — Not Tradition — Are Now the Main Drivers of Child Marriage in South Sudan

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2019

    Oxfam reports more young girls are turning to marriage in the wake of conflict. Read more