Female car-washers in South Sudan break gender stereotypes

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Female car-washer in South Sudan. UNifeed. (video capture)

Women in South Sudan are helping break gender stereotypes in the work place by operating a car wash facility at a UN base in Juba.

The South Sudan Women empowerment Network (SSWEN) was awarded the contract by the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

The contract not only helps to provide much-needed jobs in the area, but it also helps break the traditional mindset.

Jocelyne Sambira has more.

Duration:  2’42″

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