Aweng Chuol is a South Sudanese model. Born in a refugee camp in Kenya as the eldest of 12 children, Chuol grew up in Australia where she was picked up by a modelling agency. After making her catwalk debut at Paris Fashion Week, Chuol has since walked for MM6 Maison Margiela, VETEMENTS, Pyer Moss and ASAI. She has fronted campaigns for the likes of Burberry, Jean Paul Gaultier and SAVAGE x FENTY, and has been captured in titles including Vogue Italia, Dazed and More Or Less.
Together with pursuing degrees in law and psychology, Chuol actively works with charities including War Child and Children in Conflict- Chuol's father was a former child soldier who later died fighting in the ongoing South Sudanese Civil War. She campaigns for social justice and mental health, especially in refugee girls, and was a speaker at the International Conference on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Crisis Situations 2019.