4 March 2014 - Focusing on culture and their rights, displaced women living at the UNMISS base in Bentiu, Unity State, gathered together today to begin three days of roundtable discussions.
As a run up to International Women’s Day on 8 March, they explored the influence culture had on realization of their rights in South Sudan.
“A mothers we should start teaching our boys from this camp about their sisters’ rights,” said Fatima Suleiman. “If we ask a girl to prepare the tea, let us ask her brother to wash the cup. Equality it is the key.”