Women in conflict, a discussion with the UN University

Femmes en conflit, une discussion avec l'Université des Nations Unies

Women are not victims, and when empowered and included in peacekeeping operations, solutions are much more tangible and sustainable. This was the central message that resonated from a discussion on International Women’s Day at the UN University, of what could happen...
‘Just Married’: May’s Story

"Just Married": l'histoire de May

Before she even turned 18 years old, May had fled from violence twice in her life. The first time from war in Syria, and the second from her abusive mother-in-law after she got married. Since the beginning of 2018, we have been bringing you our stories we hear from...
‘Just Married’ Amara’s Story

L'histoire d'Amara "juste mariée"

Amara lives in the Saida shelter in Lebanon and she was a star student in SB OverSeas’ classes, until she no longer could come to school. She got married, pregnant, had a miscarriage and got pregnant again and had baby Amina. But she was just 13 years old. Read...