AU Youth Envoy: I leave inspired by the resilience of the people

Jul 25, 07:51 AM
The African Union Youth Envoy concludes her visit to South Sudan ‘inspired’ by the initiatives of South Sudanese women. 

During her 5-day visit, Ms. Aya Chebbi met with government representatives, Youth-led organizations, women's rights platforms and participated in the launch of a national campaign to end child marriage.  

“I am completely inspired by young South Sudanese women in leadership, and I hope to go back and amplify their voices to the highest level,” she said.  

The African Union Youth Envoy concludes her 5-day solidarity mission to South Sudan on Thursday 25th July.

She spoke to Irene Lasu about her visit.