News and articles from Ibba 2016: Walking together in mission

Boda-boda, boreholes and fond farewells

The team have safely returned to Moira…and Doagh. A little later than intended (due to the vagaries of international text messaging), Olwen shares the final update from South Sudan.

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Posted on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 | 1 comments

Jerry Cans, Cassava and Football

As the team finish off their programme in Ibba and prepare for their long journey home Olwen provides an update from Friday and Saturday.

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Posted on Mon, 18 Jan 2016 | 4 comments

Jack Fruit and Dodgy Dancing

The latest update from Olwen and the team in South Sudan.

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Posted on Sat, 16 Jan 2016 | 5 comments

Melons, Maridi and Twilight Showers

Olwen provides some highlights from the team’s activities on Monday and Tuesday.

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Posted on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 | 3 comments

Potholes, praise and generosity

In her latest update from Ibba, team member Olwen Laird shares some highlights from a busy and eventful weekend.

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Posted on Mon, 11 Jan 2016 | 3 comments

In Ibba

Having completed their journey and arrived in Ibba on Thursday, the team are settling in to their programme and to a different way of life.

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Posted on Sat, 09 Jan 2016 | 3 comments

Journey so far

The team and their luggage have safely arrived in South Sudan. Team member, Olwen Laird, shares some reflections from the journey.

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Posted on Thu, 07 Jan 2016 | 8 comments

Final Countdown

After a long wait, the Mission Experience Team Abroad (META) to Ibba is ready to depart.

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Posted on Wed, 30 Dec 2015 | 1 comments