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Clean water and soap

Clean water and soap

Water, sanitation and hygiene—referred to as WASH by the humanitarian sector. Due to their interdependent nature, these three core issues are grouped together.

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#WeAreDarfur: Participating

#WeAreDarfur: Participating

After eleven straight days of visiting and working in refugee camps, we have only two more to go. I am tired from the marathon of activity, but I’m also proud of the impact we’re having. Because of the collaborative work being done during this trip, hundreds of children more will have a safe, joyful place where they can learn and even thrive.

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#WeAreDarfur: Peace, Helping, and Sharing

#WeAreDarfur: Peace, Helping, and Sharing

What can I teach them about peace, helping, and sharing? As I'm sitting in a training with twenty-nine Darfuri refugee women, I am hit with the absurdity that I—Gabriel coming from the beaches of Southern California—am presenting to them—young women that as girls saw...

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Co-working

Co-working

This is something I love about iACT and iACT’s model of work. We don’t see “our” programs as belonging to iACT as an official organization. “Our” programs are “ours” because “we” are made up of refugees and non-refugees alike.

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#WeAreDarfur: Still Here

#WeAreDarfur: Still Here

Government officials from around the world came to visit refugees—and left. Celebrities came—and left. Journalists came—and left. Many of the big humanitarian organizations came—and left. The remaining ones are operating on drastically insufficient budgets—and are, essentially, in the process of leaving.

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Animals

Animals

The Rabbits started off. Then the Lions proceeded, with the Elephants following the Lions. The Tigers went last. We get picked up by 6:30am every morning, then go on a ride through parched land to the refugee camp (camp Goz Amer in eastern Chad). We’re en route so...

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