All the members of this soccer team have limited or no hearing, but that has not stopped them playing well and entering a special tournament.
In the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Games in London, top Portuguese soccer team Benfica and the UNHCR collaborated in hopes of raising funds for displaced people in Kenya and Mali. An exhibition soccer match was scheduled on July 19, 2012 to achieve this effort. The current roster of Beefica faced off against a roster [...]
Scisa Rumenge was born in 1981 near the town of Bunia, in eastern Congo, then known as Zaire. In the late 1990′s, he and his family — together with their entire community– were targeted on the basis of their Hema ethnic background.
After losing his parents, brother and sister to an attack on his [...]
Hawa faced a dilemma: Stay in Ethiopia where she will surely die, or flee to Kenya, where she could provide a better future for her child? Watch her describe this difficult ordeal in her own words.
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