13.06.19

2019 Impact Report

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Our 2019 Impact Report is now available for download - see the difference that the school's supporters are making and learn about the challenges that still remain.



20.05.19

Postponement, Protest and Politics

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Mark Simmons discusses the current political situations in South Sudan and Sudan.


13.05.19

Ibba Girls’ Boarding School Term One Report

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Report for the end of the first term of Ibba Girls' Boarding School's sixth year.



14.03.19

Celebrating the launch of the Secondary Stream at IGBS

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Meet Jennifer, Viola, Suzan and Sheeba, four of the girl students in Senior 1, in this piece celebrating the fantastic start to secondary education at Ibba Girls' Boarding School.


14.03.19

Four Ongoing Challenges in South Sudan

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Even as South Sudan fades from the headlines in the UK, deep-rooted challenges persist and the need for long-term investment in education and development is as critical as ever.


08.03.19

#BalanceforBetter - A Foundation for Peace

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Happy International Women's Day! As we strive towards #BalanceforBetter by empowering the girl students in Ibba, South Sudan, here are some reflections from FIGS CEO, Mark Simmons, on the origins of Women's Day and the importance of education in achieving gender equality.


01.03.19

White Saviours?

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FIGS CEO Mark Simmons discusses the recent 'White Saviour' debate and the importance of deliberate collaboration in transformational development work.


26.02.19

Teach, Teach, Teach the Acts of Peace

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A thought-provoking poem from Edward Bond, reproduced here on the anniversary of the final, most devastating, air raids over London and Berlin in WWII.


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