Refugee: A person who is outside their home country because they have suffered or feared persecution; or because they are fleeing war
“We will not run away and give up on our country. We will survive this war, and help bring change to Yemen.”
In April 2012, Fairouz*, 27, fled her home near Homs in Syria, with her husband and five children. Their house had been bombed and there was little left but to escape with...
When I was an aid worker in southern Sudan in the 1990s, the fight for independence against Sudan had already been running for many years.
In Malawi last week, I met Simeon*, an HIV positive man who told me the story of how VSLAs gave him hope and confidence, and stopped the violence in his household. Nothing I...