Women & Children in Emergencies

1/18/18

Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "I am the man of the house now"

Hossein is seven years old. He is from Myanmar. He now lives in Balukhali camp in Bangladesh with his mother and siblings. They share a shelter with another single mother family, with a small partition separating the two families.

1/18/18

A daily struggle to survive in Yemen

Noor*, 25, lives in a small village in northwest Yemen. Noor, as millions of people in Yemen, struggles on a daily basis to survive.

1/18/18

Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "I make sure my children get what they need, then I feed myself"

Johara is 27-years-old. 

She currently lives with her husband and children in a makeshift shelter in Balukhali camp in Bangladesh. She is from the western part of Myanmar but fled violence. 

1/18/18

Myanmar Refugee Crisis: "Not having any drinking water is the hardest thing"

Kulsoma lives in a makeshift shelter in Unchiprang refugee settlement. 

1/17/18

Overcoming fear: A mother finds peace in reuniting with family

Ibtisam Shahid*, 35, is a mother of seven who lived in Nigeria, in a town not far from the border with Niger. She used to be a businesswoman, selling water, food, and small products. She had a few employees who helped her sell her items in the street.

11/29/17

Rebuilding a life from the ashes

"They came with their gasoline and their matches."

 

11/29/17

Finding strength amid the horror

How access to healthcare and family planning is helping Hadiza regain control after losing so much

11/20/17

An uncertain future

Jannat (pictured) lost track of her husband while they were running to save their lives in Myanmar. She still doesn't know his whereabouts. She managed to cross the border into Bangladesh with her 10-month old child Noor Safa.

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