Small acts lead to big changes by Maroi Ech-Charkaouy, Morocco

Today, I decided to take my little siblings to the beach. It is Ramadan so the beach was quite empty; there were only a few kids there, swimming and having fun. My siblings easily made new friends, and they started to hangout and play games together. My little brother approached me and asked if we … Continue reading Small acts lead to big changes by Maroi Ech-Charkaouy, Morocco

The Adventures of a Frequent Passenger by Maroua cherkaoui, Morocco

Everyone who knows me, knows how lazy I am. The best example of my laziness is that I registered to take driving lessons a year ago, and only went to two classes. Therefore, I am still stuck with public transportation to get around, which is easier than making an effort to drive anyway. During my … Continue reading The Adventures of a Frequent Passenger by Maroua cherkaoui, Morocco

Refugee Stories by Mohammed El Amine Dekhissi, Algeria – photo essay –

"My name is Amr and I want to be a policeman in the future" Every picture has its own story but the common thing that you can notice is that refugee people are people just like us. They have talents and dreams. Despite the fact that they lived war and fear, they are spreading happiness … Continue reading Refugee Stories by Mohammed El Amine Dekhissi, Algeria – photo essay –

Looking beyond yourself by Sawsene Nejjar, Morocco

On August 7, 2016, I was a part of the Muslim Jewish Conference that took place in Berlin. It was a seven-day experience that reshaped my perspective on the Palestinian & Israeli conflict. We tend to think that, because we read books, articles in the newspapers or watch debates on TV, we are knowledgeable about … Continue reading Looking beyond yourself by Sawsene Nejjar, Morocco

Photos of South East Morocco by Oumaima Fathi – photo essay –

During my trip to the southeast of Morocco, the road was full of beauty and lessons to learn. From Atlas Mountains being covered by snow, small almost invisible villages, to the golden hour beneath hills...every moment had a hidden message, at least for me. These moments genuinely remind us of how magnificent life can be … Continue reading Photos of South East Morocco by Oumaima Fathi – photo essay –