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Facebook has been criticised for hosting a post on the auction of a 17-year old girl for marriage in South Sudan. The case has attracted concern across the world.
Let me take you to northern Uganda on the border with South Sudan, where you will find one million refugees, brought there
Twenty years ago, Nikki van der Gaag, now Director of Gender Justice and Women's Rights at Oxfam, visited Ikafe, a refugee
Uganda is now hosting one million South Sudanese refugees © World Vision 2017 It's been one year since Bidi Bidi refugee
I tell these mothers to just keep going. Dig for hours to find water underground. Walk for days to find nuts in the bush. Skip meal after meal to keep your children alive. Help is coming. And until then you just have to survive. That's what I tell myself every day when I miss my family painfully and get up, get ready for work, and just keep going.
Mary explained that where she works, a typical day involves two trained midwives looking after around 50 women. What an astonishing contrast to the hospital where I work, where we try to achieve one-to-one care, so that a woman in established labour has one midwife who looks after her throughout her labour and birth.
24-year-old Nyawal is learning crocheting and beading and has recently enrolled in numeracy and literacy classes, where, she
Nine years since I was last here, I'm back in South Sudan, the world's newest nation. Part of the work I am doing here, with
In total, almost 900,000 South Sudanese refugees are now living in Uganda. Half a million are children. It is, the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world. Uganda is far from a wealthy country, yet they have opened up their borders to a massive influx of people fleeing conflict.
About 300 children were vaccinated on May 2-5 in Nacholdokopele village in Eastern Equatoria state.