What we do
GRACE is an international charity based in the U.K. that promotes long-term, sustainable reconciliation and advocacy for children born of war, their families and communities affected by war.
opportunities for economic empowerment of vulnerable war-affected communities
local grassroot partners to create self-sustaining economic models of community care
psychosocial support and trauma counselling to children born of war
peer-to-peer counsellors to provide support in remote rural communities
theatre, music and film productions to create awareness and reduce stigma
The wound is where the light enters
Directed by GRACE Trustee Dheeraj Akolkar, it draws upon the collaborative research of GRACE Trustee Professor Sabine Lee to tell the experiences of children born in captivity in Northern Uganda and South Sudan. It won Best Film in the Inspiration Category at the 2021 Research in Film Awards, UK.