Trauma Training in Imvepi Camp

Trauma Healing Training Imvepi Camp

In December a trauma training event took place in Imvepi Camp, those who attended wishing for it to be repeated in all camps. Below we share with you Joseph’s email to Caroline following the event. Dear Caroline, I would to sincerely appreciate and thank you for the support of trauma...

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The meeting of Bishops

Susan Omba

The photos shared below are not of the best quality but we believe give you a flavour of the event last week and the meeting of Bishops. Signing of communiqué Six bishops at Emmanuel church Bidi Bidi Archbishop Paul leading Devotion Susan Omba presenting women needs to the Archbishop Service at...

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Bishops of the Central Equatorial Internal Province meeting

Archbishop Paul leading Devotion

Last week the Bishops of the Central Equatorial Internal Province gathered in Arua, the purpose of the meeting to chart ways for peace in the face of ever-increasing violence. The role of CRESS Bishops Joseph and Emmanuel with Fred Taban were charged with overseeing the arrangements for a successful conference. It...

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Interviews by Caroline Lamb

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During her September trip, Caroline Lamb made short interview video clips to help raise awareness of the situation she was experiencing. You can view a collection below.  

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Women’s Sanitary Health Project

Clinic Staff + UK team + CRESS Uganda team

Thanks to the amazing response to our request for new pairs of ladies’ underwear pants the CRESS team took out just under 1,000 pairs in September. These will be given out to the women who attend the CRESS re-usable sanitary pad project in refugee and IDP camps. The women who...

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It feels like we are starting again


CRESS has a good track record in its work but after founder and CEO Caroline Lamb visited in September she feels like we are starting again. CRESS chooses to see this as starting afresh by getting a new, fit team together. The challenges are enormous: there are no schools, no government,...

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That’s Salisbury reports on CRESS

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That’s Salisbury, part of That’s TV, is the brand new TV channel for Salisbury, which you can watch on Freeview Channel 7, the slot recently vacated by BBC Three. Reporter Shan Robins recently interviewed founder and CEO, Caroline Lamb and you can view the film by clicking on play below....

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Responsible for three IDP camps


Bishop Joseph has three Internally Displaced Person (IDP) camps in his Diocese. These three are home to some 35,000 people in terrible conditions – they are called Adjio, Keriwa and Logu. During our September trip, we visited Logu. These camps are almost inaccessible, the UN is unable to access them...

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CRESS News Evening

Children at IDP camp

You are warmly invited to the CRESS News Evening Thursday 16th November – Broadchalke Village Hall, 7.45pm for 8.00pm start Sunday 19th November – Broadchalke Hub, 3.45pm for 4.00pm start Come and hear Caroline Lamb, Dr Jane Guy & Dr Jonathan Cullis reporting back on their recent visit and the latest...

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The situation in refugee camps

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The situation that people are living in, in the refugee Camps is indeed so appalling. People left most of their belongings behind running almost with nothing; they have no shelters, UN gives those Carpets (Plastic Sheets) which they erect and use as shelters. When it rains with strong wind, sometimes...

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