1 Jul 2017
Schoolgirls from South Sudan are learning gymnastics to help them release stress and heal from war-related trauma, according to the UN Mission in the country, UNMISS.
The Mission’s Civil Affairs Division has teamed up with a local non-governmental organisation, Spring of Peace, to use sport to promote peace and unity among various ethnicities in Yei town.
The city has become a flashpoint of fighting between government and rebel forces since July 2016.
Jocelyne Sambira has more.