Transparent by Kessem Adiv, Israel

  In the past four months, I have been teaching Hebrew twice a week to a group of social workers from East Jerusalem. They come to learn Hebrew (with an exceptional enthusiasm and determination, it should be noted), and I come to teach them Hebrew. At first, that was the atmosphere - I'm the teacher, … Continue reading Transparent by Kessem Adiv, Israel

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Clandestine Attitudes by Rima, Tunisia – photo essay –

This is a series of pictures taken from different hidden parts of an Arab girl’s diary. Most women I have known in my country are having two or even three parallel lives so that they can satisfy their family and the society's expectation and then a "clandestino" life where a woman can think about herself … Continue reading Clandestine Attitudes by Rima, Tunisia – photo essay –

Letter to the Young Me by YaLa Women – photo essay –

Today women around the world still have to fight for equal rights, equal respect, equal pay... What if we were all raised in the same way? what if we were offered the same opportunities since childhood? What if both boys and girls were told that they are strong, smart, important and that they can become … Continue reading Letter to the Young Me by YaLa Women – photo essay –

I got married what about you?! | Marwa, Tunisia

"I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute." Rebecca West It's undeniable that Arab women have been and are still struggling whether it be to improve themselves as … Continue reading I got married what about you?! | Marwa, Tunisia

Her Husband is the holy book “Quran” | Cyrine Cheikhrouhou from Tunisia

When I went to Pakistan to volunteer in a Women Empowerment Project, I was so excited to discover this new country, to have a unique experience and start my adventure. Especially because it is so far from my home country of Tunisia and that Karachi was nominated as one of the most dangerous cities in … Continue reading Her Husband is the holy book “Quran” | Cyrine Cheikhrouhou from Tunisia