Tuesday 18 August 2015

Inspiring Humanity (Video)

Fadwa Mostafa, a Sudanese refugee, is a Health Worker at one of Save the Children’s Child and Family Centers for Egyptian and refugee children.

Monday 17 August 2015

Sharing Humanity on World Humanitarian Day

Hala* is a Syrian refugee from Aleppo who now lives in Obour, Greater Cairo. She works as a facilitator at a Child and Family Centre run by Save the Children with funding from UNHCR, providing recreational activities and emotional support for Egyptian and refugee children. Hala always had an instinct that her calling in life would be to do humanitarian work.

Wednesday 27 May 2015

A new start for Samira

Tall for her age and quietly confident, 13-year-old Samira* loves coming to Save the Children's center. “When I’m here at the center I feel like I’m in Sudan. I have lots of friends here at the center. I’ve also made Egyptian friends here as well," she says.

Wednesday 27 May 2015

A sanctuary for Fartuun and her sons

As a single mother living in Cairo, Fartuun* faces many challenges and worries she won’t be able to provide for her children. However, with the help of Save the Children, Fartuun and her children now have a safe space to learn and make new friends.

Wednesday 27 May 2015

Seeing the world in a different way

Aya’s* booming voice and big smile fill the room. The tips of her fingers are painted with henna and her brightly colored scarf frames her face. After everything Aya’s been through, it’s hard to believe she can smile at all.