UNLOCKING HOPE

OUR VISION

The vision of THERE IS HOPE is to see refugees and their host community escape poverty and become self-reliant.

UNLOCKING INDEPENDENCE

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With your partnership, we can continue to break the cycle of dependency and provide opportunities for people to move towards self-reliance...

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LATEST NEWS AND BLOG

Follow the links below to read the most recent stories, insights and developments surrounding our work.

18December
By Isaac Msiska
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The woman in charge

When Jupelo got pregnant in 2013 just after writing her final secondary school examinations, she gave up hope of furthering her education. The pregnancy was unplanned and Jupelo’s expectations of...

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21November
By Isaac Msiska
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Then he met Kibebe

24October
By Isaac Msiska
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Hello Coroner

17September
By Isaac Msiska
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A thin thread of hope

22August
By Isaac Msiska
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Arise, nurse

THERE IS HOPE MINI DOCUMENTARY
TOUCHING LIVES, TRANSFORMING COMMUNITIES
OUR STORY SO FAR...

We have come a long way, reached out to many individuals and benefited numerous communities, refugee and Malawian alike. This video produced by Lindi van Niekerk and Alexa Sedgwick captures everything that we stand for in less than 5 minutes.

100%

of graduates from our Leadership Development Program are actively involved in their
communities.

80%

of artisans from our Social Enterprise, Kibebe, have invested part of their income in a second business.

76%

of our vocational training graduates are able to utilize their skills in their respective communities. 53% of our refugee graduates can ably use their skills despite restrictions in the national employment laws.

716

vulnerable young Malawians and refugees trained in Plumbing, Tailoring, Welding, Carpentry & Joinery and Bricklaying.

the displaced people statistics
FEATURED ARTICLE OF THE MONTH

CRISIS AND RECOVERY: THE PROBLEM OF THE DISPLACED PEOPLE

Political turbulence in many regions of the world has increased the number of displaced people fleeing complex emergencies and disasters. They often end up in large camps where environmental health measures are insufficientRefugees are people who have crossed an international frontier and are at risk or have been victims of persecution in their country of origin. Internally displaced persons (IDPs), on the other hand, have not crossed an international frontier, but have, for whatever reason, also fled their homes. 

60,000,000

DISPLACED PEOPLES

1

IN 113 PEOPLE AFFECTED

33,972

A DAY, FORCED TO FLEE CONFLICTS