First Lady

H.E. Mrs Mary Ayen Mayardit


Her Excellency, Madam Mary Ayen Mayardit, founded and established her foundation named: Concern South Sudan, empowering women and youth, a non-governmental organization that diligently works to empower women and youth throughout the Republic of South Sudan by providing programs and social services to all communities. She works to promote policy framework and programs that encourage integrated national advocacy for women and child rights and gender inclusive approach to education, leadership and adult literacy programs for women and young mothers.

Her Excellency persistently promotes a united, democratic, peaceful and prosperous society; and stands to mitigate suffering, injustice and poverty by empowering women and supporting youth to build a secure, productive and enriched political and socio-economic environment.