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12/19/14

Syrian Refugees: Warm Hearts in the Cold Winter

In the northern Jordanian city Irbid, lives Leila, a 60 year-old woman who fled Daraa, Syria more than two years ago when the heavy bombing of her neighborhood was too much...

12/19/14

As Temperatures Plummet the Crisis in Syria Becomes Dire

Winter weather has come early to Lebanon this year. Heading into December, several weeks of intermittent heavy rain have replenished many of the subterranean aquifers, also...

12/19/14

Syrian Refugees: A Mother's Struggle to Provide for her Children

The Syrian conflict has affected the lives of millions of people, many of who are women and children. Five months ago, Rahma’s life was disrupted, as she had to flee to...

12/18/14

Today, I get my three meals a day

Shrubs, thorny bushes, cactus trees, sandy soils and rocky terrain characterise Same district in Kilimanjaro region, Tanzania, which lies on the lee-ward side of the Pare...

12/17/14

Behind the Veil

The doctors wouldn’t tell me what had happened to my Arjun. He coughed and spat blood. I watched him withering. Some said he had cancer; some thought it was either...

12/15/14

South Sudan: “A Story Too Sad to Hear It Again”

South Sudan has one of the highest maternal mortality rates – yet with the proper investment and resources, we can make safe births a reality. 

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