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i-ACT21 Day 10: Being Connected, Being Grounded

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Training WITH our Friends

By Sara-Christine Dallain

These past four days, Felicia, Oumda, and I have had the pleasure of training a refugee assessment team to measure the impact of Little Ripples. Training has consisted of tediously reviewing each question of the five page survey, teaching how to properly ask each question, correctly record the information, and use the weight and height scales. It’s been a lot, but the team has been doing so well! It’s been a really wonderful experience and I believe that has a lot to do with the participatory training methods we embrace and utilize at i-ACT.

All i-ACT programs are built upon the refugee men and women who seek to serve as leaders in their camp. Therefore, a lot of our time spent in the camps is focused on supporting these