“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me: ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’” –Mr. Rogers
Yes, the world’s refugee situation is dire. And with over 60 million displaced people in the
Many African villages share a commonality in that everyday life depending on the time of year is heavily focused on agriculture. Like many places in the world, villages cycle through four seasons; in Nuer (Sudanese language) we refer to them as Joom (Winter), Maai (Spring), Rel (Summer), and Toot (Fall).
At this year’s Nexus Summit, 734 Coffee (a product of Humanity Helping Sudan Project) served 630 cups of coffee to our Nexus family and friends at the NYU New School building. At a place like Nexus, among the most driven and determined people, the story of refugees was amplified. We
Contributor: Cydni Gordon
People go through great lengths to secure a better life. Daraah Mou, originally born in Kenya is an example. Her life has been tragedy stricken as she has wandered from country to country to escape hardship.
In a region that’s lacking in sustainable industry and adequate infrastructure,
The Surma ethnic group of Lower Sudanese / Oromo in southern regional state of Sudan has been wrongfully taken to jail and will be forced into slavery because of the land that they occupy.
These fishermen were beaten and some butchered for protesting about giving their land to a Saudi
Contributor: Joe Kelleher
I like discovering that our bike trips can provide the Lost Boys of Sudan a way to make a sustainable living in Sudan. Funds for chicken coops, fishing nets, tools, seed and fertilizer transform Lost Boys from wanderer and temporary status to pioneer farmers with a purpose.
HHSP has grabbed major media attention that has helped to spread awareness to thousands. International music superstar and actress, Beyoncé Knowles, took notice of HHSP’s work, which educated her on the issue. Knowles invited Manyang to the World Humanitarian Day event in New York City on August 19, 2012 to