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

Peace is possible by Hala Atassi, Syria – Photo Essay –

“Peace is possible.” That was the title of the community initiative on the day of world peace on November 21, this past year, led by the Junior Chamber International of Hamah City in Syria we participated in this special day. This initiative was sponsored by UNICEF and received media coverage, because of good organizing and … Continue reading Peace is possible by Hala Atassi, Syria – Photo Essay –

University Life by Imen, Tunisia – photo essay –

In the middle of this small community also called "university," I like to share with you a part of my everyday life, sometimes I even spend almost all the day there. With these strange people whom I meet almost everyday yet I only know a few among this group. These beautiful individuals shown in the pictures … Continue reading University Life by Imen, Tunisia – photo essay –

Community Gardens by Lucas, Palestine – photo essay –

This summer I took these photos of a group of youth volunteers, who were creating a community garden. We worked very hard and we painted with the children, as well as taught them how to plant and care for this garden. Sadly, I'm not there now to see what it looks like. Farming has always … Continue reading Community Gardens by Lucas, Palestine – photo essay –

What Do They Think About Me, by Walla Shweiki.

There was a little girl named Lele. She was her parents’ only daughter. Lele's parents pampered her with all sorts of things and had high hopes for her. She grew up to be an intelligent girl; she always got top grades and she was good at sports. All in all she was an ideal student. … Continue reading What Do They Think About Me, by Walla Shweiki.