Africa

 

CHAD

HIAS is the only Jewish organization working on the ground in refugee camps in Chad. We provide trauma counseling and social services in 12 of the country’s 13 refugee camps, helping those who have fled persecution and genocide to rebuild their lives in safety and dignity.

PROVIDING SECURITY AND SERVICES IN REFUGEE CAMPS

 

KENYA AND UGANDA

HIAS provides services for particularly vulnerable refugees in Nairobi, Kenya, and Kampala, Uganda, who have left the refugee camps out of fear for their safety. Many of them are survivors of torture and/or sexual and gender-based violence.

PROVIDING SERVICES ON THE MARGINS OF CITIES