13 jun Team South Sudan 2017
South Sudan Robotics Team was founded in Feb 2017 by its mentor Kuc Mayur with the support of Samuel Garang Akau of the University of Juba, School of Public Service and Youth empowerment Network South Sudan. Kuc is being assisted in robotics work by an assistant mentor Mr Richard Ring Kuac who is a professional in Computer Engineering.
The team has a passion to inspire South Sudanese to love, embrace and study science, technology, engineering and mathematics that will be applied in addressing challenges affecting their lives;
South Sudan team envisions the future their new nation to be manifested in the advancement of science and technology as tool of solving their critical problems such as conflicts, food insecurity, water and health issues among others ;
The team is so grateful to the First Global for giving a rare and tremendous opportunity and logistics to its team members from high school students to participate in the first global robotics competition due in July 2017 in Washington DC.