Established in 2008 in South Sudan, Loreto Rumbek Primary and Secondary School educates girls from ages 5 to 20.

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Pilgrimage of Peace

By Loreto Rumbek / July 14, 2018
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At the start of our midterm break, our Senior 4 class made a 40km peace pilgrimage to Wulu, accompanied by some of our graduates and staff.

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The Loreto Peace Concert – promoting conflict resolution

By Loreto Rumbek / July 9, 2018
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The theme of this year’s concert was unity and peace – the girls danced, sang songs, and recited poems to communicate the importance of peace.

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Tree of Life

Healing through Sharing

By Loreto Rumbek / July 4, 2018
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The ‘Tree of Life’ is a a workshop methodology which is helping our students recover from trauma, encouraging them to build resilience as they face into the future.

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Emergency Feeding Program

Emergency feeding program at the Loreto Healthcare unit

By Loreto Rumbek / July 3, 2018
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Over the past year we have been running an emergency feeding program for malnourished infants, some as young as six months old. The Loreto PHCU is also educating young mothers on disease prevention, early detection and treatment.

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Sr Mary Mumu

Tribute to Sr. Mary Mumu

By Loreto Rumbek / June 21, 2018
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During her 17 years of service in Rumbek, Sr. Mary was well known as a mother and leader of women; a pillar of strength she acted as guide, companion and supporter throughout the early years of the school.

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Developing our teaching methods at Loreto Primary School

By Loreto Rumbek / June 21, 2018
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At Loreto Primary School we are currently running a sensory project as part of our in-service teacher training program for capacity building.

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Mary and Elizabeth – the twins who survived and flourished

By Loreto Rumbek / June 14, 2018
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When an expectant mother gives birth to twins in South Sudan it is very likely that neither or only one of them will survive. Meet Loreto Rumbek students – Mary Adit and Elizabeth Achien. In a couple of months, these two girls will be sitting for the national exam.

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Sparking an interest in science – the Loreto Science Fair

By Loreto Rumbek / May 10, 2018
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It is a hot busy day at Loreto Primary School, with an occasional breeze and the sounds of children bursting with excitement as they assemble under a big lulu tree. In a few minutes, the Science Fair will begin, a highly anticipated event filled with educational entertainment. At the end of every term, the school…

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Loreto Girls Win Essay Contest on Women’s Contribution to Peace in South Sudan

Loreto Girls Win Essay Contest on Women’s Contribution to Peace in South Sudan

By Loreto Rumbek / April 24, 2018
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This year, the UN called upon students from Secondary schools through a competitive essay contest on the critical topic of “How can Women Contribute to Durable Peace in South Sudan”.

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Loreto – Rumbek Extended Impact Report 2017

By Loreto Rumbek / November 5, 2017
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Our Extended Impact report for 2017 has been published and is now available for download.

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