Exploring the capital city of South Sudan, the youngest country in the world

Episode 1: Story of Mary

Mary is a student at the University of Juba and an advocate for the environment. She wants to make things change in Juba with the help of her two friends, Jacob and Bahadeen.

This story was filmed in 2013, just before a civil war broke out in Juba and in South Sudan.

About Juba In The Making

Juba In The Making was founded in 2013 by Gabriela Jacomella and Florence Miettaux with the support of the European Journalism Centre (Innovation in Development Reporting Grant 2013) and with the support of 151 crowdfunders.

Director and Graphic Designer: Florence Miettaux

Anthropologist: Loes Lijnders

Web development: Ensoul

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