نهج الباشا Pacha Street by Khaoula, Tunisia – photo essay –

Pacha Street is one of the main veins of the Medina. It starts from Zeitouna Mosque towards Bab Swika. Everyday hundreds of kids and teens pass through Pacha Street to go to the Bacha high school or to Ben Achoor library to study and prepare for their exams. In the previous century, Ali Pacha built … Continue reading نهج الباشا Pacha Street by Khaoula, Tunisia – photo essay –

Amazing changes are happening by Wiem Alkkari, Tunisia

I have experienced  drastic changes throughout my life. My name is Wiem and I am from Tunisia.Since the events of 2011,  I am not the same person before these events or after it. If you knew  me before 2011, you would recognise me as a young, shy girl, who was quite isolated and lived according … Continue reading Amazing changes are happening by Wiem Alkkari, Tunisia

The Breaking Point Maryam Al-Kubati, Yemen

It was early September 2007; I had just received my exam results for my secondary school test (thnawiya alamma). I was overly excited  for my future as  my father had promised that I would be allowed to travel to Malaysia for my bachelor’s degree. I didn't bother about the grades, after all, my father would … Continue reading The Breaking Point Maryam Al-Kubati, Yemen