Refugee camps By Abdalsalaam, Gaza – Photo Essay –

Here is one of our refugee camps - the Al-shati camp in Gaza, the place where I was born and lived for 20 years, from 1994 until 2014! Your feet will take you into the narrow alleys and branching streets, to houses stuck to one another, gluing us together as if we’re one. Simple houses … Continue reading Refugee camps By Abdalsalaam, Gaza – Photo Essay –

That Day, by Eenas, Syria

Everything happened within one day. That day changed my life forever. It was the last week of the spring semester. At this point we were done with most of the subjects, but my friends still insisted on attending classes for the whole week. My best friend asked me: "Eenas, are you coming tomorrow? Please come, … Continue reading That Day, by Eenas, Syria

What happened on December 31st, 2005 by Adam Ahmed, Sudan

It was a cold evening in Mustafa Mahmoud Square, in the middle of Cairo, Egypt. I was sitting among almost 3,000 asylum seekers from Sudan and South Sudan; we were there for a sit-in against the United Nation Commission for Refugee’s (UNHCR) new policy toward Sudanese and South Sudanese refugees in Egypt. The square is … Continue reading What happened on December 31st, 2005 by Adam Ahmed, Sudan

Yarmouk Refugee Camp by Feras, Syria – photo essay –

The siege of 2014.  170 incidents of death out of hunger. Yarmouk refugee camp- south of Damascus. I remember when a woman told me that she felt the milk she drank from her cup moving through her veins. She told us that the Halva we gave her was the most delicious Halva she ever tasted.   … Continue reading Yarmouk Refugee Camp by Feras, Syria – photo essay –

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 –