HUMAN STORIES

Mother’s Day: 7 photographs, 7 mothers and 13 children who celebrate them.

Mother’s Day | May 8th, 2022 7 photos of 7 mothers and 13 children for Mother’s Day. At SolidarityNow we honor the Mother. The Mother from every part of the world. We present Madlin and Hezrin from Syria, Khaleqi and Nafesa from Afghanistan, Zahra from Iraq, Narmeen from Egypt and Yana from Ukraine. These seven […]

Shamila: “Music is like the sea. It is endless”.

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 “In ten years from now, I will be a cardiologist and I will work in a hospital in Europe, I will have solved my father’s heart problem and I will play the guitar at home to rest”, Shamila. 20-year-old Shamila answers our question about her future simply and […]

The magic of women through the eyes of their friends.

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 The Syrian Jamila came to Greece in 2019. Since 2021, she lives in the open accommodation structure for refugees in Drama with her four children. There, she is a beneficiary of the SolidarityNow “Female Friendly Space”* and participates in activities and discussions. Katerina lives in Drama; she is […]

My name is Fateme. My name is Parvin.

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 My name is Fateme and I am from Iran. For me, the International Women’s Day is very confusing because all over the world one day is women’s day. I do not agree at all, all days should be days dedicated to the women. Women are very strong. They […]

Two women speak for one another

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 Olga is a social scientist and works at SolidarityNow and the “Female Friendly Spaces”* program for two and a half years. Najiba has been in Greece for three years and she is one of the “Female Friendly Space” beneficiaries which operates in the open accommodation structure for refugees […]

Two women talk about the International Women’s Day from their new country, Greece

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 In this story, the message comes from two women from Ghana and Congo. Two women that met each other in Greece, their new country. Two wonderful, sunny struck women at the “Integration Learning Center” of SolidarityNow in Athens, that operates within the framework of HELIOS project, talk about […]

Two Afghan women talk about other women who inspire them on the occasion of the International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 Two women from Afghanistan, beneficiaries of SolidarityNow at its “Integration Learning Center” in Ioannina which operates under the HELIOS* program, speak about other women who inspire them. What do they admire to them? Which of their characteristics do they identify with? Leila: “I really admire Malala**. Education is […]

Fatma talks with Iliana for the International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day | March 8th, 2022 Fatma talks with Iliana. The two women spend many hours together in the “Female Friendly Space”* operated by SolidarityNow, in the open accommodation structure for refugees in Vagiochori, Thessaloniki. In a place where they both feel safe, they share problems and concerns, feelings, bad and good moments. Their […]