Peter Garang Ngor Ayok

Civic Engagement

Cohort: 2019

Country: South Sudan

Peter Garang Ngor Ayok is a youth activist who campaigns for sexual and reproductive health education in South Sudanese schools with a focus on AIDS education. As a medical student Peter co-founded a youth-led initiative, The Peer Project (TPP), which works to close the information gap among South Sudanese youth around sexual and reproductive health, gender-based violence, and substance abuse. Currently, Peter is the Program Coordinator for TPP, serves on the National Network of AIDS Service Organizations in South Sudan Board of Directors, and is a member of the International AIDS Society. Recently, Peter successfully launched the TPP mobile application, which encourages greater youth knowledge of sexual and reproductive health.