Al Jazeera English did an awesome video piece on our weekly skateboarding program for Sudanese youth with 7 Hills Skatepark.
Sawiyan partners with UN OCHA and Un Ponte Per to provide awareness sessions, trainings for members of the Sudanese refugee and Jordanian host community
Awareness sessions on better parenting skills, mental health coping strategies, legal services, and resettlement awareness trainings were provided to participants through partnerships with War Child Canada, the Center for Victims of Torture, ARDD/Legal Aid, and others.
For the first time ever, World Food Programme includes non-Syrians in it’s “Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Assessment”.
Initial findings show Sudanese and Somali populations most food-insecure. WFP invites Sawiyan to speak at the report’s launch event.
Sawiyan completes six-month “ The Inclusive Societies Project” through the support of the Canadian Embassy
The “Inclusive Societies Project” created a space for Sudanese and Jordanian women to learn from each other and address issues that influence their everyday experiences, such as race and women’s roles in their communities.