1. Refugee woman forced out of her home by stepson – Gaza

    By kirstie - 11.03.2014

    On 3 January 2009, Laila and her family were victims of Israel’s Cast Lead offensive. Fearing for their lives, Laila and her family fled to her brother’s house. Her husband and three of her children were killed. After recovering from her injuries she and her four surviving daughters, together with her stepson, bought a flat […]

  2. Challenging misconceptions about women´s HLP rights – Afghanistan

    By kirstie - 11.03.2014

    Afifa was internally displaced
in 2004 due to the presence
of Taliban in her village. After finding shelter in another district her husband found it hard to find regular daily labour. Afifa returned alone to her village and became embroiled in a land inheritance dispute. She explained to an NRC legal counsellor that her deceased father had […]

  3. Destitute returnee family forces daughter to marry – South Sudan

    By kirstie - 10.03.2014

      Josephine’s daughter Mary was married at 16 while she and her mother were in Khartoum. Her father was convinced by the family of a man with learning difficulties to agree to her marriage when they offered a large and much-needed sum of money as partial payment of the bride-wealth. The family promised to provide […]

  4. A Lifeline in Emergencies

    By Hands Up - 08.01.2014

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  5. A Lifeline in Emergencies

    By Hands Up - 08.01.2014

    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. In eget turpis interdum, blandit libero non, dictum mi. Aliquam et feugiat enim. Quisque faucibus vel mauris eget vestibulum. Nam sit amet tincidunt purus. Sed commodo ligula placerat venenatis auctor. Donec eros tellus, laoreet nec nibh vel, luctus scelerisque urna. Donec blandit mauris vel suscipit tempor. In […]