International Day of the Girl Child

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Today is International Day of the Girl Child, and FIGS CEO Mark Simmons comments on how far we have come and how far we still have to go in achieving both equality and quality in education in South Sudan.


Capacity Building and Training Visit to IGBS, August 2019

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Julia Sanders, FIGS Trustee and Volunteer, gives a first-hand report of her recent visit to IGBS with Paul.


Paul's Ibba Photo Journal

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Volunteer, Paul Sanders, shares photographs taken on his recent visit to Ibba Girls' School.


Seeking a voluntary Social Media and Events Coordinator


We are looking for a new volunteer member of the team! Fancy giving us a hand?


Ibba Girls' School an Oasis of Calm

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As Term 3 opens at Ibba Girls’ Boarding School, Mark Simmons reflects on his visit to the school last month and the improving prospects for peace in South Sudan.


Will you support Rejoice's education?


Rejoice is the Head Girl at Ibba Girls' School. She was the highest scoring candidate of the year in the National Examinations throughout South Sudan.


New £50 Note Links Alan Turing with Ibba

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In partnership with The Turing Trust, we're requesting donations of £50 that will support the teaching and learning of information technology in sub-Saharan Africa.


Student Sponsor Report - Summer 2019

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Download our Summer 2019 Student Sponsor Report here. Could you become a Student Sponsor, giving £33 a month to give a girl the chance to learn at Ibba Girls' Boarding School?


South Sudan's 8th Birthday

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Mark Simmons marks the anniversary of South Sudan's independence, looking back on the journey so far and looking forward with hope for the future.

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