“VAD” = Valentino Achak Deng

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We must not underestimate South Sudan’s remarkable potential: its resilient and talented people, abundant natural resources, huge areas of arable land, the Great Nile.

With these assets, South Sudan can grow into a prosperous, productive nation and meet the needs of its people.

– U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, 2011


The school… it’s a reminder that sometimes the world’s most desperate and desolate places are the ones brimming with magnanimity and hope.

— Nicholas D. Kristof, New York Times

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