Myth #3 – Refugees Only Need Aid

Myth #3 – Refugees Only Need Aid

< return to blog As we’re preparing to launch our program in the refugee camps in northern Uganda, we’re unpacking 3 Myths about Refugees: Myth #1: Refugee = Emergency Myth #2: There’s a Permanent Solution And now, Myth #3: Refugees...
Myth #2 – There’s a Permanent Solution

Myth #2 – There’s a Permanent Solution

< return to blog South Sudan’s refugee crises is now the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world.  So we’ve pivoted to bring the same empowerment to the South Sudanese in a new environment. But first, we’re unpacking 3 Myths About...
Myth #1 – Refugee = Emergency

Myth #1 – Refugee = Emergency

< return to blog We’ve experienced the tragic impact of displacement first hand as the South Sudanese, the people we’ve served for the last eight years, have been forced from their homes due to renewed war.  As the war has escalated over the last...
Three Myths about Refugees

Three Myths about Refugees

< return to blog The market was bustling and the sun was shining overhead when Selena Konga came to receive her first loan—the very first Seed Effect microloan. It was November 2009, almost five years after the Comprehensive Peace Agreement had been signed, marking...