GPE Head Visits South Sudan

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At the start of their school day, these two girls from Gudele West Basic School, just outside of Juba, fervently sing the national anthem of their country, South Sudan. During her recent visit to the country, GPE’s Chief Executive Officer Alice Albright visited this school and two others. She also met with government officials and development partners to discuss support for the country’s schools and education programs.

Sub-Saharan Africa: South Sudan


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