To the Women.

To the Women.

Dear Women of Darfur, living in the refugee camps of eastern Chad, This is just a short note to tell you that I see you. I see you as you carry your child upon your back, your bundle atop your head, and water tanks in both your hands. I see your strength when you talk...
Darfur Refugee Family Portraits

Darfur Refugee Family Portraits

We visited two Darfuri refugee mothers in camp Kounoungou. It was Felicia and I, and we had no translator. It was such a joy, combined with some sadness, to have them welcome us and show us their homes. One mother found us walking and immediately gestured excitedly to...
A Day at Little Ripples

A Day at Little Ripples

Little Ripples is a refugee-led early education education program that is adapted to the unique needs of refugee children,  their community and the humanitarian context. What is most important about Little Ripples is that the program does not compromise quality,...
Life in Camp Kounoungou

Life in Camp Kounoungou

Camp Kounoungou is not the northern-most camp in eastern Chad for Darfuri refugees. But, it does sit at the crossroads between semi-arid and extreme desert isolation. When looking at these photos, imagine the wind whipping past you and the taste of tiny grains of sand...