Social Issues

The MENA mental illness stigma: what to do?

A former psychiatrist aims to change the stigma and mindset of people about mental illness and mental health in Jordan.

Fight for freedom and equality: testimony from the heart of battle – Part 1

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

In the eyes of a punk: the non-existing perspective within

A man and his punk community in Indonesia set out to break the stigma of the “punk culture” with the goal of creating a better future for society.

Life’s meaning through humanity

One Jordanian is looking to build community developments through her efforts in everyday humanitarian impacts.

Meet the young Palestinian paramedics of Bethlehem

A team of Palestinian paramedics work as a community to create strength within a dividing country.

Wholeheartedly, Whole-souled: a heart to heart interview session

One man looks to create a better future for inclusive children through his school in Indonesia.

Music, the solution to political warfare?

A Jordanian-Palestinian talks about a country, a region, and a political stance through the power of music.

Motherhood at a young age

One woman is looking to be the pioneer of fashion in Nigeria despite the responsibilities of motherhood.

Creating a future from dance: the path to change

One dancer from Jordan is trying to create the change his country needs from his art form.

Fighting for basic human rights: a diasporic journey of Jordan societies

One woman chose to leave her whole life behind to fight for the rights of the Jordanian society.

A woman’s guide to problem-solving: a spiritual journey

A working mom explains how she faces the challenges of her everyday life. Through balancing work and family to a spiritual revelation within a life-changing moment.

The road of persistence: a Palestinian’s journey

One Palestinian aims to reach her dreams through the German language despite growing up in a majorly occupied country.

Expanding childhood education with coding: the story of two mothers

Two mothers and entrepreneurs aim to make difference in childhood education through the world of coding and technology.

Be bold for change: the story of a former ‘fufu’ seller

One former cassava seller explained her journey in order to be the next Minister of Education in Nigeria.

Promising peace to future generations of Circassians

One Circassian-Jordanian is fighting to have her forgotten culture noticed.

You educate women, you change the world: the path of a woman’s empowerment efforts

One Nigerian woman is trying to fight for girls/women voices in her country through the power of education effective guidance.

The systemic impacts of films: a boy, Forrest Gump, & a global community

One filmmaker tries to see the word through different lenses, in the hopes of creating a better world.

The knowledge of being a cross-traveller

An Ethiopian refugee explains his story and the great life lessons from the hardships of a life traveler.

A journey towards patience: the cure for injustice?

A Nigerian living in Jordan aims to fight inequality and discrimination through the simple steps of communication and patience.

SURVIVING THE STORM : a single mother’s struggle

A single mom’s journey in providing the best future for her three boys.

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