Hurry Up and Wait and Hurry Up … and Wait

Hurry Up and Wait and Hurry Up … and Wait

i-ACT18: A Fast Drive to Catch that Plane from i-ACT on Vimeo. We are in the little village of Kou Kou, Eastern Chad, and we have to get to the Goz Beida airport early Monday morning for our flight back to the capital. We have an armed escort arranged for the 40...
No Time or Room for Pity

No Time or Room for Pity

Adam sent me a text message, telling me that he made it back safely to home in Darfur. Before we said goodbye to each other at camp Djabal just a few days ago, Adam told me that it is our communication, our short text messages coming and going half-way around the...
Bashir and Bashar vs Adam and Hassan

Bashir and Bashar vs Adam and Hassan

Bashir and Bashar love football (soccer) and are members of the Darfur United Soccer Academy at refugee camp Djabal. Adam is a teacher and ex-refugee that came back from Darfur to meet i-ACT’s Gabriel for a few days. Adam and Hassan, another teacher, took on...
This Is Our Life

This Is Our Life

Editor’s Note: This was originally posted on LittleRipples.org by Gabriel Stauring. So many mixed feelings. It’s a joy to see old friends, and I feel happy that we’re able to come out here and work next to the refugee community on projects that I...