Southern Sudan is beginning to recover from a long civil war that ended in 2005. Many people are returning after years as refugees. Communities such as this neighborhood of Juba, southern Sudan’s capital, are growing rapidly.
Isaac Taban, left, and James Kenyi play soccer in front of a new classroom under construction at St. Josephine Bakhita Basic Education School. MCC is helping to build three classrooms to help the school accommodate a growing number of students.