Category: Stories

Comforting Numbness

With little money and no phone, Mahmud started walking North into Sudan. He had seen a picture of Sweden in a magazine and decided his future lied in a country of opportunity.

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Youth Politics in Chile

Sofia is the youngest board member of Amnesty International worldwide and she was also recently nominated for the International Children’s Peace Prize for her work with Amnesty International Chile.

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Inspiration for Her

It all started during the Ebola scourge in Sierra Leone. As we were fighting to eradicate the virus from our country...

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Her Vang’s Story

Back home so many people would forbid their daughters from spending times with me. They said “the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.” They said that I would end up like my dad and achieve nothing in life...

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A Journey Into The Mind of A Peer Supporter

You might have heard me getting called Mum or even better Grandma by people I am close to. I’ve actually come to realize that I don’t mind either of the two epithets, as I think that they reflect one of my main life goals

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Ephrem’s Story

My name is Ephrem Gamine. I was born in Addis Ababa which is the capital city of Ethiopia. When I was a child mostly I spent my time playing, particularly football.

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