Category Archives: English

A Syrian Artist Reimagines the World’s Powerful Leaders as Vulnerable Refugees

This Post was originally written  for Global Voices With the image of the “vulnerable” refugee dominating media coverage, Syrian painter Abdalla Al Omari wished to flip the script and show the world how powerful politicians would look like if they weren’t so lucky. Enter “The Vulnerability Series“. … Continue reading

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مبادرة تجمع الأطفال السوريين والفن برازيلي لتزيين مدرسة مخيمهم

المقال الأصلي بقلم ساولو فالي بتاريخ 24 أبريل/نيسان 2017 أخذت المبادرة – التي تستحق الكثير من التشجيع – مجموعة من فناني الشارع البرازيلي الشباب، للقاء فنانين وناشطين من بلدان مختلفة تتعرض لصراعات المسلحة. يحاولون فيها تحويل مخيمات اللاجئين لمدرسة حياة … Continue reading

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Kudos Angel Soul, Omran will Stay in Syria

“Omran will stay” is a short film capturing the Syrian children suffering under daily jets bombing while the world ignorance is the master. But this film address the hope message saying that Syrian children are capable to build brighter future … Continue reading

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The White Helmets in Syria, The Humanity Savers soon in a Documentary

As much as I’m proud been Syrian, let’s say as a national who is gifted with thousands of years of genes development of civilization history, and although the present of my homeland is full of negative daily news, and despite the trouble … Continue reading

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How Refugees’ family members can find each other

Suche nach vermissten Angehörigen/Search for missing family members /recherche des personnes disparues / ٦. البحث عن المفقودين من أفراد الأسرة /جستجو برای افراد گمشده‌ی خانواده Suc… Source: Missing Persons

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The Uncertain Future of the Syrian Revolution

This Post was originally translated  for Global Voices The Syrian Regime is willing to remain in its current position for years, as long as it does not pay for this time with the blood of its own fighters, but rather with … Continue reading

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The Real Stories Behind World’s First Refugee Team to Rio Olympics 2016

This year, the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will be the first ever to host a team comprised entirely of refugees. The team consists of six male and four female athletes who have fled South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo, … Continue reading

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Let’s Translate US Election 2016

Let’s translate social media during the US elections! Meedan‘s new collaboration with PRI Public Radio International and Global Voices https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/meedan/lets-translate-us-election-2016/widget/video.html

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“Mother, Don’t cry if they couldn’t find my body”. In Memory of 4000 Syrian refugees who drowned in the Sea

This Post was originally written for Global Voices The humanitarian aid agency Support to Life is working to increase global awareness about the more than 4,000 refugees from Syria who have died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea. As part of this effort, the … Continue reading

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Helping Refugees in Europe Get Connected to the Internet

Phone shop at Za’atari’s Syrian refugee camp in Jordan. Source: Zaa’tari Refugee Camp Facebook page. This Post was originally written for Global Voices Smartphones have become a lifeline for refugees during their long journey for the relative safety of Europe, as … Continue reading

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