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Migration Month Podcast Episode 2

How does it feel like to be a mixed-race child? Growing up in a multicultural environment with different values and cultures mixed into one. Check out our migration stories and understand the meaning of finding your “identity.”

The independent music scene of Jordan

How is one entrepreneur looking to change the Jordanian music scene?

The true colours of the Middle East: an artist’s key to the Middle East

Is the Middle East all about guns and wars? One artist shows what the region is all about through the power of art and culture.

Feminism or humanism?

What is the secret to humanity? One professor looks into the meaning of gender rights and what is the secret to reaching equality.

A female rapper tells a tale to raise awareness for human rights

How does being a female rapper in a Muslim country play out? One Jordanian-Palestinian is looking to push the boundaries through her music.

A Palestinian’s story: the social media traveler with no borders

How a Palestinian inmate became a worldwide traveller thanks to social media.

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.

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.

Passion meets innovation

How did two video game geeks turn their childhood dream into a well-known international company? Turns out video games are not just all fun and games, check out how a two-team initiative is transforming Jordan’s tech industry.

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.

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.

Discussions for the brain: How to get rid of the mental health/mental illness stigma?

How can we get rid of stigma towards mental illness and mental health? Check out the community’s solution within a very stigmatised society.

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