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Administrator 28/09/2011
Our second week began with a torrential downpour which continued for three days. This was not the African weather we hoped and prepared for! Yet on Mo...
Another Author 25/08/2011
SACCA has been sponsored by World Jewish Relief for many years. SACCA as a charity aims to reintegrate the street children of Rwanda back into society...
Another Author 27/07/2011
Dadaab, Kenya (25 July, 2011) - Driving the nearly 100 kilometre sand road from the Somali border to the refugee camps in Dadaab, Kenya is like an oth...
Gary Green 10/06/2011
Another glorious sunny day greeted us as we rather gingerly made our way down to breakfast, last nights revelries clearly having taken their toll on o...
Gary Green 06/06/2011
As we drove away from the stadium following our stunning performance against Dynamo Kiev the boys were treated to a barbeque in a woodland park, a num...
Gary Green 01/06/2011
Paul  "I have the feeling this trip may just work" Stein from WJR had given instruction that we were to be down for breakfast by 8am, somewhat to...
Gary Green 30/05/2011
The phone alarms (plural) did the trick, I must admit that 4am is not my preferred wake up time, however, today I really didn't mind as the weeks of a...
Alison Grunwald 15/04/2011
On Day 2 my group was taken to the outskirts of town to meet 70-year-old retired teacher, Alexander, a Hesed Sha'are Tikva Kharkov client since 2004. ...
Alison Grunwald 06/04/2011
"If you're not exhausted on a Jewish mission, then it hasn't succeeded." The wry words of Steve Shwager of America's Joint Distribution committee to a...
Jessica Bohm 01/03/2011
The WJR intern has a moving visit to the genocide memorial centre and meets former street living and working children whose lives have been transforme...