Oct 2020 29

Thanks to you, 1,500 refugees will now receive livelihoods assistance

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A huge thank you to all our supporters for your generous donations This past September, we launched our campaign to tackle food insecurity for refugees and their host community members in northern Uganda. Following COVID-19 lockdown measures and World Food Program ...

Sep 2020 24

1 week left to donate and restore vital livelihoods for former child soldiers!

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“GRG’s Livelihoods program has helped us through a tough year. 2020 will remain unforgettable in my life, as so many things have happened within a very short period of time. At the beginning of the year, we encountered looting of ...

Sep 2020 18

Read about how you can support single refugee mothers during COVID-19.

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“GRG’s program has supported many women survivors of war, like me, to provide for their families on their own. But recently it has been very tough and often I feel like running away. My husband was killed by rebels in South ...

Sep 2020 14

Donate to support vulnerable refugee families.

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Since your donations helped us to reach our original target of $3,000, we are now increasing our target to $4,000! With this extra support, we can provide essential livelihoods assistance to vulnerable refugee families. Many children arrive at Palabek without parents ...

Sep 2020 09

Fundraising Campaign Taking-off! But you can still continue to support refugees

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We are super excited. $3000 raised within the first week! Thank you so much for your generous support! Help us share the campaign and reach our new goal of $4,000, before the end of September. Donate here: https://gogetfunding.com/grassroots/ So far, your ...

Sep 2020 01

Refugees’ Food Aid Cut to 1 meal a day: Help Them to Survive with Livelihood Projects

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GRG is announcing a new campaign today, "Thought for Food," to help South Sudanese refugees in northern Uganda and their host communities. Over 1 million refugees have fled war in South Sudan to northern Uganda in recent years, yet the ...

Aug 2020 20

Our Impact, Thanks to Your Help: Annual Report

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We are very excited to announce our Annual Report for 2019. Read the full report here. The highlights are below. GRG had a busy year, directly reaching a total of 2,623 former child soldiers, refugees, and host community members: 1,573 ...

Jul 2020 27

The Stigma of Being Disabled Remains High in Post-Conflict Northern Uganda

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This is part 2 of 2 in a short blog series on this issue. For confidentiality reasons, we have changed the names in this story. GRG is working to address the stigma surrounding disability for families like Nancy’s through community anti-stigmatisation ...

Jul 2020 16

The Stigma of Being Disabled Remains High in Post-Conflict Northern Uganda

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This is part 1 of 2 in a short blog series on this issue. For confidentiality reasons, we have changed the names in this story. For many parents living in post-conflict northern Uganda, they are not only battling bereavement and trauma ...

Jun 2020 17

Nightmares of war: The psychological impact of conflict trauma and GRG’s role in supporting healing

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Part 2 of a short series on trauma counseling “One night I hardly slept, the memory of the killing that I forcefully took part in kept tormenting me throughout the night. I would vividly see the deceased in my dream, and ...