Tuesday 20 June 2017

New beginnings.. on World Refugee Day

Save the Children commemorates World Refugee Day on the 20th of June by sharing success story for one of the refugees who had a lot of challenges but were able to face them. Nermine* is #NotJustARefugee, through Save the Children’s interventions and activities, she was able to start a new beginning in Egypt.

Wednesday 15 March 2017

Finding Hope on a Sad Day...

To commemorate six years of the Syria crisis, Save the Children organised a workshop for youth in Greater Cairo, entitled “6 years of story-telling”.

Wednesday 8 March 2017

“There’s really no such thing as the ‘voiceless.’ There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably unheard.”

In celebration of International Women’s Day we hear from ten girls in Egypt on what matters to them In December last year, Zinester worked with ten girls from Egypt to get their voices heard. Zinester aims to give marginalized groups a voice by teaching them to make DIY magazines and using these ‘Zines’ for social impact and to provide assets for campaigns.

Sunday 5 March 2017

Girls fighting harassment- Animation video

Animation Video for 2 girls who faced harassment on the street but their parents reacted differently.

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Dreams on the other side of the Mediterranean

Farouk* is a 16 year who is no longer at school. He lives in Beheira Governorate; which is one of the locations in Egypt where there is a large number of young people at risk of unsafe migration. He worked in several jobs and he has a passion to work as a plumber. He is now participating in one of Save the Children’s programs targeting vulnerable children at risk of taking the deadly journey to Europe by boat. Farouk comes from a poor family and always had a dream of traveling to Europe.