Rumbek, South Sudan
The seventh Sudan Course was held in Rumbek from the 12 to 18 June. The course was directed by Eddie Thomas and Cherry Leonardi. New teaching staff this year included: Alfred Lokuji, Munzoul Assal, Wendy James, Adam Azzain, Zeinab Badawi, Magdi el-Gizouli and Jérôme Tubiana. Lectures took place in Rumbek Senior Secondary School. Teaching continued outside the classroom with guided tours of the town and its historical sites, guest speakers, film showings and an evening of music and dance performed by local artists from Lakes State. The RVI football team, comprised of course participants, lost convincingly to the School in a public match held in Freedom Square.