Dates: November 20 to December 2, 2012

Locations: Djabal and Goz Amer, Eastern Chad


Mission:

i-ACT14 is all about Little Ripples, a program building early childhood education in Darfuri refugee camps.


Blog Posts:

  • 10 Things I've Learned (on my 14th trip to Chad) November 30, 20121. Only the refugees are always here. Thousands of staff working for humanitarian agencies and the UN Refugee Agency have come ...
  • Video: Moving November 28, 2012There is a big moon over Eastern Chad tonight. It's beautiful, but it also gives so much light that you can't see too many stars....
  • Walking With Leila! November 28, 2012Katie-Jay and I have a new baby, and her name is Leila. She is named after a refugee girl I met in 2007. Leila, the refugee, had t...
  • The Future Home of Little Ripples November 25, 2012Gabriel walks the refugee camp with a camp leader. They scout sites for the Little Ripples centers and meet some future LR student...
  • Here and There November 23, 2012We left Los Angeles on Monday. It feels so long ago, and the distance even longer. It is now Friday night, and I am back in easter...
  • On Universal Children's Day, Celebrate Your and Everyone's Children November 21, 2012If I asked you to name the only two countries in the world that have not ratified the Convention on the Rights of the Child, what ...
  • i-ACT 14 Begins, focused on Little Ripples Program November 19, 2012Hello everyone!!! It is with great excitement and a wee bit of nervous anxiety that I write this first post to introduce myself an...