The Lost Boys Of Sudan

The Lost Boys Of Sudan

The Lost Boys of Sudan represent a group of refugees with a unique story of struggle and survival. Despite being torn from their families by civil war as young boys, forced to survive with only each other to rely on, they have had to overcome unimaginable hardship and misfortune. The

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World Refugee Month

World Refugee Month

The month of June is considered throughout the world as refugee month and June 20th as refugee day. This month is dedicated to raising awareness and support for the current refugee crisis. In late 2000, the United Nations General Assembly formally initiated World Refugee Day to coincide with previously celebrated,

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Our Call To Action

Our Call To Action

At HHSP, it is our mission and personal responsibility as a non-profit organization to work with our community and to inform others on the growing refugee crisis we currently face. We understand and respect the simple fact that our work would not be done without the support of our peers

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Man-Made Famine, Man-Made Death

Man-Made Famine, Man-Made Death

Голодомор, or the Holodomor, translates to hunger death. In 1932-1933, massive famine known as the Holodomor swept across Ukraine (at the time the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic). No famine of natural causes, the Holodomor resulted directly from Stalinist policies created to force the rebellious Ukrainian population into submission on a

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The Story Of A Refugee Turned Social Entrepreneur

The Story Of A Refugee Turned Social Entrepreneur

My earliest memories are of war, dead bodies and my uncle trying to save my life. At age 3, I became a refugee of the Sudanese civil war and one among 20,000 “Lost Boys of Sudan.” I was orphaned because my father was one of the 2.5 million people who

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The Story of Kaffa: The Origins of Coffee

The Story of Kaffa: The Origins of Coffee

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Each morning more and more Americans are waking up to the unique scent and unparalleled taste of 734 Coffee. 734 Coffee is the latest effort from Humanity Helping Sudan Project to raise awareness of the refugee crisis around the world. The

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Citizenship in a Globalized World

Citizenship in a Globalized World

Our world is changing, piece-by-piece, sometimes at a searing pace.  In this environment, it gets harder to imagine what it means to be a citizen.  In many ways we are all becoming global citizens, even though some of us are keen on fighting the change that is coming.  The issue

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Meet Daraah Mou

Meet Daraah Mou

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,

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Land Grabbing Must Stop

Land Grabbing Must Stop

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

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Biking for Lost Boys

Biking for Lost Boys

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.

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