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Tackling Coronavirus – update from South Sudan

As we begin the month of July we do so with a sense of hope, though life hasn’t been easy here in Rumbek. We have seen an increase in clan fights and revenge attacks, an increase in malaria, rains have been late and people are still struggling to plant and then there is coronavirus.

2020-09-03T17:42:10+00:00July 7th, 2020|Africa, Loreto News, Rumbek|

Loreto Rumbek – December newsletter

News from Loreto Rumbek - December has been a busy month for us with the end of the academic year, Government Examinations and the beginning of our Summer holidays! The Primary examination went well and the Secondary candidates are currently sitting, their last exam will be Maths on Christmas Eve!

2020-04-02T06:42:47+00:00December 21st, 2019|Loreto News, Rumbek|

Loreto Rumbek November 2019 newsletter

Dear friends, Greetings from the sunshine of South Sudan! We are coming towards the end of our school year with all our classes in examinations. Our Primary 8 have just completed their Government examinations today while we are waiting to hear when the Secondary will sit their examinations. Our Political leaders have extended the peace [...]

2020-04-02T06:42:57+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Loreto News, Rumbek|

Loreto Rumbek October 2019 newsletter

We have just begun our mid-term break and the girls are very excited. Most are gone home for the few days though we are left with 100 students. These girls remain for various reasons - distance, security and the threat of forced marriage is very real for a number of them.

2020-09-03T17:34:53+00:00November 6th, 2019|Africa, Loreto News, Rumbek|
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