The governor of  Aweil state, Yournew Wol Kuot, last week launched a farm with an average size of 1,000 hectares belonging to women’s association.

Speaking during the launched of the project, Governor Wol appreciated the association and voiced his support for women activities in the state.

Koleta Emilio Kuku, a representative of the Aweil Women’s Association, said they want to contribute towards food production and sustainable development in the state. She appealed to South Sudan leaders to recognize and empower women.