The Roots Project is pleased to announce the appointment of Ruth Lugor as deputy director of the Roots Centre in Juba, South Sudan effective December 1, 2012. Ruth was born in Juba, speaks English, Arabic, Kiswahili and Bari fluently. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Catholic University of Eastern Africa in Nairobi, Kenya. For the past 10 years Ruth has worked in Canada in community services, as a program coordinator and as a social worker in a center for immigrant women. Ruth is returning to Juba to help her family and country. Ruth brings a unique set of experiences and background to the Roots Project. Please join us in welcoming her to Juba and the Roots Centre.