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New Sudan by Sven Torfinn (48 images)

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When peace finally came, the daunting task of building a new country could begin. There were only ten kilometres of tarmacked road in Southern Sudan, which covers an area the size of Spain and Portugal combined. An estimated six million people, more than half of the population, relied on food aid. Geography, environment, tropical disease, poverty, war and a chronic lack of medical care had all contributed to a health crisis.

The peace agreement signed in 2005 ended 21 years of...
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