Angelina Nyapen is a South Sudanese national, born in Wau Payam of Ayod County in Jonglei State. She completed her Sudan basic primary eight level of education in 2003, but due to sociocultural barriers to female education, she was unable to pursue further studies. Angelina worked as a cook and cleaner with a several other respected international NGOs for a year before joining Real Medicine Foundation’s team in July 2016 as Cook and Cleaner based in Jiech. Angelina likes her job and is very cooperative with colleagues and the local leaders in the area.
Angelina enjoys cleaning work, narrating stories with colleagues, and advising young girls on the value of education.