South Sudan Community Bank is opening opportunities for subsistence level farmers and their families. Access to savings and loans enables many to send their children to school for the first time.
Rhoda's life changed when she became involved in church and a community savings group. Learn more about Rhoda's journey in Gorom, South Sudan.
Only 16% of adult females in South Sudan know how to read and write. Five Talents is working in five states and six regions in Sudan and South Sudan in literacy, numeracy, and financial inclusion.
For small business owners like Deng, providing for education in South Sudan requires hard work and creative thinking.
A literacy trainer reflects on her work and the challenges faced by the rural poor in Burundi.