Stories & Blogs

Stories & Blogs

Page 6 of 94
«Previous Next»

Changing within to create change outside

 26th Dec 2018    Ethiopia

If you want to change the world, start with yourself first. This saying particularly holds true when it comes to changing gender norms.

Read more

She didn’t have much but lost it all: the heartbreaking story of a conflict survivor in Ethiopia

 23rd Dec 2018    Ethiopia

Almaz is one of the 1 million people who were displaced during the most recent ethnic conflict in Gedeo and West Guji zones in southern Ethiopia.

Read more

“Our only home is gone, in the blink of an eye"

 21st Dec 2018    Indonesia

64 year old hasna single-handedly supports her family of 6. On 28 September their home was destroyed by the Indonesia earthquake

Read more

“I want to help other women to be stronger”

 21st Dec 2018    Indonesia

More than 330,000 survivors lost their homes after the Indonesia earthquake and were forced to live in makeshift tents

Read more

Having left everything behind, Amreh created a new life in displacement

 21st Dec 2018    Ethiopia

Amreh is one of the 1 million people who were displaced during the most recent ethnic conflict in Gedeo and West Guji zones in southern Ethiopia

Read more

“This is it. The end-of-world is here”

 21st Dec 2018    Indonesia

9 month pregnant Citra describes the situation as the Indonesia earthquake hit in September 2018

Read more

"They raped me, and they beat me with their guns"

 11th Dec 2018    Many

She holds her gaze when she looks at me. Her eyes cannot lie. She is a survivor, still fighting to overcome the trauma. We meet in a refugee camp in Uganda. She tells me the world must know what she has been through. On her lap sits her daughter. A ...

Read more

Forced marriage and violence, girls feel the pinch in South Sudan

 10th Dec 2018    South Sudan

“I felt like it was better to die than marry someone I didn’t know,” says 17 year old Mary (not real name)* from Torit in South Sudan. This is the pain Mary feels six months after she was nearly forced by her family to marry a stranger.

Read more

We can only do our best

 6th Dec 2018    Yemen

Whenever I speak about my country I feel pain and sadness. The place I lived in my entire life which carries so many beautiful memories is being destroyed in front of my eyes. And with each story we see or hear in the news we feel like nothing will ever ...

Read more

A Small Change May Happen Locally but its Impact is Global

 4th Dec 2018    Democratic Republic of Congo

As Humanitarian Partnership Coordinator for CARE, Frédérique is in Goma to support his team in the country to make the most of its partnerships with Congolese civil society organizations. CARE DRC’s work is intimately linked to local efforts to fight violence against women.

Read more
Designed and Produced by ACW
This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Learn More