Social Issues

The outspoken environmental activist looking to create change

What happens when you combine an environmental activist that does not take bullshit and politically-charged policies??

JU: teenage musique electronique merveille

How does a 17-year-old become the youngest producer in Amman? One girl is looking to change the music industry with her electronic style and finesse.

Passion for art – East meets West: what it means to have an art gallery in Amman

What happens when East meets West? The Jordanian artists building a community for Amman’s art scene.

Spreading love, joy, and awareness through music

How is one Jordanian looking to tackle the refugee influx? Check out how one person mixes passion, music, and refugee children to create something pretty amazing.

Inspiring change through fashion: the story of a young black entrepreneur

Is racism fueling the “black” fashion industry? How is one American-Muslim facing this?

The art of a forgotten beat

How can one person change stereotypes? One beatboxer is trying to bring back a forgotten art in his community by bringing together one passion.

Olo Omidan Bata: from zero to Africa’s jewel

Is the African culture becoming the new big thing? One Nigerian local is trying to do just that by making use of an African traditional drum.

A new look into education: how to deal with a refugee climate

In a world where refugees and migration are prominant subjects, how should the development and education sector react to this? One university is looking to tackle this through a one-of-a-kind program.

The art of anxiety: a battle of past, future, and present

Should everybody see a psychiatrist? Mental health continues to be a taboo topic amongst many societies today, One Jordanian is trying to raise awareness about the importance of mental health through her own mindful experience.

Man fights for human rights and equality

One Jordanian is trying to fight for the rights of his country and equality of others.

Crocheting a challenge

In a world where consumerism is essential, can the art of giving gifts still be considered as genuine? One Jordanian local is trying to reshape this culture into something more heartfelt — through the use of a hook and some yarn.

Forced to flee to hope: story of the Arabian refugees

How does one person look to create a better country and nation by educating young minds?

Carpe diem: the guide of giving back as told from a 23 year old

One graduate is looking to lead by example and by spreading the knowledge of travelling. Find out how and why.

The Champ Camp: weightlifting their way into the future

Check out how one sports enthusiast looks to create change with weightlifting, refugees, and the power for change.

Gender roles: worth the time off cooking?

How can one woman empower women through the use of handicrafts? One Jordanian local looks to do just that through utilising existing talents in the community.

Jordan in the eyes of a stranger

One anthropology student looks to create a better future for those in need after some learned self-discoveries in a foreign land.

The path to creating change: an Iraqi, one country, and a big idea

An Iraqi is aiming to create an impact on society through cultural understanding. Check out how!

Fight for freedom and equality: testimony from the heart of battle – Part 2

One Jordanian professor is looking to restore women equality within the society.

The outcome of ADHD: a journey of mental illness

How does a mental illness help a person’s life? One man tells his battle with his own worst enemy.

The concept of being sick: a journey of mental healing

How can you tell mental illness apart? One woman fights against her personal stigma and the right to live a normal life.

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