Trip Report Available!

Trip Report Available!

Last week, iACT team members Gabriel Stauring and Sara-Christine Dallain completed iACT’s 24th trip to eastern Chad and the organization’s first visit to refugee sites in Cameroon. It was a momentous trip for iACT and we’re excited to share the highlights,...
Solidarity

Solidarity

I don’t know what it is about being out here in eastern Chad, but so far at the end of each day in the camp I find myself battling a headache, fighting to keep my eyes open, and willing myself to eat and drink something. For lack of time and appetite, I barely eat...
Fashion and Fields

Fashion and Fields

Backpacks are becoming popular here. When there are assessments scheduled to take place, our Little Ripples assessment team members each carries a yellow backpack to the school. Since we walk to a nearby “restaurant” for our lunch break on these days, the owner of the...
Haircuts

Haircuts

When hiring takes place, there is always a risk that the people chosen for the job will not end up working out. Back in April of this year, we picked and trained a team of men and women to carry out assessments of current Little Ripples as well as future Ponds...
i-ACT21 Day 8: Mariam, Idriss, Zakariya

i-ACT21 Day 8: Mariam, Idriss, Zakariya

We Want to Go Back Soon, We Need Food Now By Gabriel Stauring Mariam was only ten when she had to run away with what remained of her family, as her village was being attacked by Janjaweed. Her father, aunt, and others were killed. She, her mother, and sisters escaped...