Other Texts and Resources

Below are some resources to help students learn more about South Sudan and the Lost Boys.

Brief History of South Sudan

Salva's Story

Ater's Story

AJ's Story

Angelique's South Sudan Blog

Angelique Stevens, a WFSS Board Member, writer, and college professor, visited South Sudan in 2015 and kept a blog of her travels there. Students will enjoy reading her narrative-style journey into South Sudan from an American perspective, and learn a lot about how we operate in remote villages.

Links to more information about South Sudan:

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) South Sudan Country Profile

Embassy of the Republic of South Sudan, Washington, D.C.

Government of the Republic of South Sudan

United Nations Development Program: South Sudan

UNICEF: South Sudan

United Nations Mission in South Sudan

UN Office for the Coordination of Human Affairs: Sudan

UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights Sudan (OHCHR)

United Nations in South Sudan

United Nations News Centre Sudan & South Sudan

United Nations Sudan Information Gateway

World FactBook Page on South Sudan


Links to maps of South Sudan:

United Nations Map

UN Map of South Sudan States & Counties


Links to news sources for South Sudan:

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC): South Sudan Page

Gurtong - An Independent Website

The Guardian - UK Based News: South Sudan Page

MirayaFM - United Nations Mission in Sudan  / South Sudan Radio

The Sudan Tribune - An Independent Daily

Voice of America News - (Search for South Sudan News)


Links to activist organizations and blogs for South Sudan:

Enough - The project to end genocide and crimes against humanity


Water for South Sudan in the news:

Transforming South Sudan Through Innovative Partnerships: The Power of Water - WFSS & Salva Dut participated in special briefing session for US House of Representatives and staff

Rochester Business Journal Nonprofit Report on WFSS

Associated Press Photo Gallery

Fox News

Los Angeles Times

PBS Need to Know

Radio France Internationale Interview with Salva Dut (English)

Sudan Tribune

United Nations Mission In Sudan Magazine feature on Water for Sudan

USA Today 1

USA Today 2 

Voice of America interview with Salva Dut


Water for South Sudan on other websites:

Just Add Water on Internet Movie Database

Kyoto World Water Grand Prize Applicant Summary

Holocaust Genocide & Human Rights Project