Respite for a child

Thursday, 30 March 2017 by

As the crisis in South Sudan deepens, the team visited the home of a family in the Pibor region who are nearing starvation. They say no other food is available to them other than wild fruit. The situation is heart-breaking – it takes three hours each way to walk to find the fruit-bearing trees, and

JAM becomes beacon of hope

Thursday, 30 March 2017 by

Akech Dut Goch doesn’t know how old she is, but hazards a guess – that she is 100. She does look about a century old, as her face creases into a myriad lines and her body appears skeletal. Her slight frame is probably wizened with age, but also from a meagre diet. Yet Akech moves

Tough Mudder 2017

Friday, 24 March 2017 by

Real is… Children dying from water borne diseases every day Tough is… Women walking as much as 6 hours a day through challenging conditions and unforgiving elements to provide fresh and clean water to their families Amazing is… You can change this! Join the JAMMudder team for a challenge that will make a difference in

World Water Day 2017

Friday, 17 March 2017 by

Clean water is a basic human right, but the hard reality is that 319 million people in sub-saharan Africa don’t have access to safe water. Water related diseases are responsible for many illnesses and deaths in rural communities. Women and children in Africa are responsible for the collection of water and often walk for up

Famine Stalks South Sudan

Tuesday, 07 March 2017 by

Since December 2013, almost three million people have fled from the brutal war that began in Juba and quickly fanned out into the country. In late February this year, famine was declared in parts of South Sudan and the situation is expected to worsen sharply as the lean season, four months away, draws near. In

When their family friend and former JAM trustee, Keith Avery, died earlier this year, Mischa Hare decided to help raise funds in his memory. This 10-year-old, who attends Nutfield Church School in Surrey, England, says: “I wanted to do a fundraising event for JAM because it was Keith’s favourite charity. I love the aims of

World Hunger Day

Thursday, 28 May 2015 by

On the 28th of May, JAM invites you to join us as we embrace the growing worldwide community of activists determined to mark World Hunger Day. We encourage each one of our loyal supporters to make it a day of significant action in our on-going struggle against hunger. The millions of Red Bowls we fill

JAM Reporter Newsletter

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 by

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