The gifts included pictures, T-shirts, school supplies, drawing papers, crayons, and slippers, among others. The students also joined Vietnamese folk games and felt excited.

Planting trees

In addition, the Vietnamese doctors planted eagle trees on the school campus, hoping to bring freshness to this arid land. The school’s teacher held that in the following years, when many other people came to this place, they would tell the story of the Vietnamese people who brought the trees here.

The doctors and South Sudanese students in a joint photo

The activities of the Vietnamese “blue beret” doctors left deep impression on the South Sudanese people and international friends.

South Sudanese students playing folk game

Translated by Minh Anh