Amjuma Ali Kuku, 24, stands inside a compound for unaccompanied female minors in the Yida refugee camp, Unity State, South Sudan on Saturday, May 12, 2012. Amjuma, herself a refugee from South Kordofan, Sudan, took it upon herself to watch over and advocate for more than 500 unaccompanied girls in the camp. As a teacher, she is attuned to the needs of children and works tirelessly to secure food and security for the girls while providing emotional support and counseling.

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Amjuma Ali Kuku, 24, stands inside a compound for unaccompanied female minors in the Yida refugee camp, Unity State, South Sudan on Saturday, May 12, 2012. Amjuma, herself a refugee from South Kordofan, Sudan, took it upon herself to watch over and advocate for more than 500 unaccompanied girls in the camp. As a teacher, she is attuned to the needs of children and works tirelessly to secure food and security for the girls while providing emotional support and counseling.
Amjuma Ali Kuku, 24, stands inside a compound for unaccompanied female minors in the Yida refugee camp, Unity State, South Sudan on Saturday, May 12, 2012. Amjuma, herself a refugee from South Kordofan, Sudan, took it upon herself to watch over and advocate for more than 500 unaccompanied girls in the camp. As a teacher, she is attuned to the needs of children and works tirelessly to secure food and security for the girls while providing emotional support and counseling.
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