BOR ACTION TEAM – CANADA
What Riak Government will offer to: Buor in Canada
1. To promote unity and create dialogue.
2. To identify and Solicit Resources to meet our community needs
3. To revive and promote our culture
4. To promote talent and career development through mentor-ship.
5. To promote education by introducing scholarships.
6. To encourage community Outreach
7. To ensure inclusivity and community engagement by building a website and printing quarterly magazine, lobby Canadian Media outlets to include Dinka language programs on television or radio Buor in South Sudan
8. To work closely with local authorities in Bor to ensure security of our people.
9. To mobilize resources with the aim of supporting development programs in the motherland. Buor in Diaspora (outside Canada)
10. To create strong foreign relations with other Bor organizations at home and abroad .
A VOTE FOR DANIEL RIAK MACH,
IS A VOTE FOR BETTER COMMUNITY.
IS A VOTE FOR PROGRESSIVE IDEAS OUR FUTURE IS BRIGHT WITH BOR ACTION TEAM VOTE FOR DANIEL RIAK MACH & KUR AGUTO YUANG
Bor community needs leadership with vision and a sense of direction; a leadership that shall take us to the promise land. The future is orange! Who is Daniel Riak? Riak was born in Penn Village of Makuach Payam in early 1980s. He grew up during the wars of liberation and has travelled many parts of South Sudan before he sought asylum in Kakuma. He attended Boma primary and Napata secondary schools in Kakuma Refugee camp.
In 2008, he was awarded the World University Services of Canada (WUSC) Scholarship at the University of Manitoba, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is currently pursuing a Master’s of Civil Engineering and works as a City Engineer for the City of Winnipeg.
Exemplary Community Contributions
Below are the summary outlines of the roles played by Daniel Riak in the last 10 years:
He was the Deputy Head Master at Palotaka Primary School when the school recorded best performance for 3 consecutive years. “Bor Community needs leaders like Riak Mach,” Peter Mayen Kuol Bol. “I hope the Bor youth in Canada had to get You in to the leadership to benefit your great skills Riak Mach,” Ayuen B. Amum. “This community need a development oriented leaders, we must do something before a turn of a century. Daniel Riak Mach love his community,” Alier Michael Thiong.
He is the Founder of Jieng Stories videos and 2014 Cultural Challenge.
He is a Goodwill Ambassador for WUSC in Manitoba and his team was awarded the 2015 Lieutenant Governor Excellence Award.
He is one of the University of Manitoba’s motivational speakers on Tedx Talk.
He is the founder of Makuach Education Initiative that supports our underprivileged children in Kenya
Who is Kur Aguto Yuang?
Kur Aguto was born in Gopmeth village near Mathiang-jook Boma, Baidit Payam in early 1980s. His family moved to Kapoeta, where he spent his childhood years before he went to Kakuma in mid-1992. He attended Kakuma Arid Zone primary and Napata secondary schools before pursuing a Human Resources Diploma at Nairobi Aviation College. He later completed a nursing programs at Norquest College and was licensed as a practicing nurse in 2013 in the city of Edmonton. He is currently finishing a BSc. Nursing
After completing high school in Kakuma, Mr. Kur Aguto was employed as a school teacher at Raja Primary School in 2005. Later that year, Mr. Kur was moved by the heartfelt needs to support people with special needs and he joined Special Needs Education at IRC – Kakuma. He multitasked as a teacher and as a community support worker with persons with developmental disabilities. This is where his community service and nursing career began. He is currently a Community Health Practitioner with Capital Care Independent Advocacy.
Despite his busy work and family life, Mr. Kur Aguto has shown that he is dependable when it comes to community activities. He has served as Information Officer for Greater Bor branch in Edmonton. He is an active member of St. Mark Jieng Parish in Edmonton. He is willing to serve Bor Community in Canada as their next Vice President after July 2016 elections
Your roles as member of Bor Community
1. Vote for Daniel Riak Mach Riak
2. Join the team to form a broad-base leadership and build our community here in Canada and in the motherland. Contact us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BorCanada2016/
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