UN global ambassador breaks into tears as she visit survivors of sexual assault in Juba camp
June 29th 2018 (Nyamilepedia) – A United Nations Ambassador and actress working for the world body’s population fund breaks into tears as she tours UN manned POC camps in the nation’s capital Juba on Friday.
Speaking to the survivors of Sexual Assaults today, the global ambassador for the UN Population Fund, Actress Judd wipes tears from her eyes after visiting the world’s youngest nation, the UN prominent Ambassador’s visit comes amid widespread Human Rights abuses in the country.
“I see you, I love you and I’m here for you,” Judd. We’re all women and we’re all the same,” she was quoted by The Associated Press.
She added that her efforts against sexual violence against women shaped her work in the humanitarian arena.
“The healing I’ve done has very powerfully shaped my work. It’s made me unafraid, it’s made me incredibly driven,” she said.
Sexual violence and harassment have been at an alarming rate in South Sudan since the outbreak of civil war, leaving women extremely vulnerable. Judd is one of the global ambassadors who are on the front line in the fight against Sexual-related issues.
She has been speaking out about sexual abuses and encouraging helpless victims to join the #MeToo_movement, which is an international platform developed as a means to help women around the world and combat sexual abuse and hold their perpetrators to account.