The First Women To Ever Play Soccer

The First Women To Ever Play Soccer

The group of female coach candidates for RUSA camp Bredjing—the first women to ever play soccer in their community. Photo: Sara-Christine Dallain/iACT The First Women To Ever Play Soccer What does if feel like to be the first women to ever play soccer in your...
Three refugee women, walking

Three refugee women, walking

Three refugee women, walking Saturday was our first day visiting camp Bredjing. It’s an almost hour-long drive through bumpy terrain, interrupted a few times by wide wadis—sandy, dry riverbeds. The scenery is striking: blue skies with beautiful waves of white clouds,...
Meet the Coaches of RUSA Camp Farchana

Meet the Coaches of RUSA Camp Farchana

Meet the Coaches of RUSA Camp Farchana Not a sandstorm, fasting for the month of Ramadan, nor the heat could deter our exceptional group of male and female candidates from completing the training for the opportunity to be selected to as coaches and leaders of the...
Fun and Impactful

Fun and Impactful

Fun and Impactful During a soccer dribbling exercise, I ask the men and women candidates to give each other high-fives, to be encouraging and to cheer for each other, and to partner with the opposite sex. I ask them to learn and say each other’s names and to share...
An exciting couple of hours at camp Farchana!

An exciting couple of hours at camp Farchana!

An exciting couple of hours at camp Farchana! I experienced my first-ever sandstorm during my first-ever afternoon in camp Farchana. It was very exciting and slightly scary at the same time; it was a true adventure!! First, the sky is a relaxing blue with some...
Soccer and Sand at Camp Farchana

Soccer and Sand at Camp Farchana

Soccer and Sand at Camp Farchana We began coach training and selection at refugee camp Farchana. We will soon launch the Refugees United Soccer Academy! It was fun and exciting, especially the end of training. Share this...FacebookTwitter KICKS & HOPE Support...