Stories

Climate crisis: “We are not all equally impacted”

Record numbers of people are being affected by flooding in East Africa as climate shocks become more severe and more frequent.

Malak’s story: A hero in the fight against coronavirus

Yemen has been devastated by civil war, food shortages, and COVID-19 – but Malak has not lost hope.

Sisters telling it for themselves: Women photographers of West Africa

Explore the impact of COVID-19 on people in West Africa through the eyes of 5 women photographers.

Global Handwashing Day: COVID-19 reminds us handwashing saves lives

This year, amid the Coronavirus pandemic, we are reminded that handwashing is a life-saving act.

Beirut: Surviving in the aftermath of the explosion

Read how people in Beirut are trying to cope with the shock and trauma of the explosions.

Rohingya refugees: A thousand days of hope and courage

Three years on from the start of the Rohingya crisis, refugees in Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh try to stay hopeful.

World Humanitarian Day: For me, work should have a sense of purpose

Patricia Khoder in Beirut describes what it’s like when disaster strikes – and how, as a humanitarian, you find the strength to go on

World Humanitarian Day: Celebrating the #RealLifeHeroes

This World Humanitarian Day, let’s celebrate local humanitarian workers: women, men, and young people working to meet the needs of their communities.

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