Bernard O. Suwa, South Sudan, Coordinator
Bernard Suwa coordinates the country programme in South Sudan for Mission 21 in Juba. Before that, he worked as a consultant for UNMISS, UNICEF, the British Council and others. Bernard Suwa studied theology, communications and obtained a Doctor of Philosophy in Sydney. He grew up in Uganda and South Sudan, but migrated to Australia during a war period. After seven years in Australia, in 2007, he returned to Africa, while taking up the role of the Executive Director with Across in Nairobi. In 2013, he relocated South Sudan. Besides his work as Country Coordinator for Mission 21, Bernard is also a senior Pastor in Juba.