Standing Side by Side While Being Poles Apart

Standing Side by Side While Being Poles Apart

We are physically back in N’Djamena. But mentally I’m still somewhere in eastern Chad. We spent the last days in refugee camp Djabal. The camp felt much more open, because of a ‘public’ wide space which runs through the middle of the camp (along the middle axis). In...
i-ACT21 Day 14: Moments of Bliss

i-ACT21 Day 14: Moments of Bliss

Mindful Refuge By Felicia Lee So, the bummer news first: today was our last day at the camps. Now, the happy news: we spent our remaining time well, visiting with old and new friends alike, and hanging out at Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA). We began our morning...
i-ACT21 Day 13: Community

i-ACT21 Day 13: Community

DUSA Coaches: Proud To Be Serving Their Community By Sara-Christine Dallain Today we visited refugee camp Djabal and spent time with Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA) coaches Ramadan, Leila, Adam and Habiba. This is the first camp to host a DUSA, and these four...
100 Year Journey from Armenia to Darfur

100 Year Journey from Armenia to Darfur

Yesterday morning I had the privilege of facilitating a live video call between Father Vazken Movsesian and In His Shoes in Glendale, CA and Gabriel, Achta, and her children in eastern Chad. Every year around the anniversary of the Armenian genocide, Father V (as we...