“iACT because this organization focuses on community empowerment within refugee camps in order to build long term sustainability instead of using the classic top down approach that reinforces the power dynamic between the West and refugees.”
I am very passionate about helping others and I want to make a difference through my work with iACT.
As an iACT intern, I look forward to immersing myself in an expansive learning opportunity focused on centering the voices of those directly impacted by the global refugee crises.
I am an iACT summer intern, thanks to the Mahdesian Fellowship through Global Public Affairs.
“I am passionate about issues surrounding human rights with an emphasis on child rights, and I hope to further educate myself on these matters…”
Bernice’s professional experiences and passion to empower others, led her to the iACT team as an intern, where she hopes to utilize her skills in education and human services to support iACTs’ mission.