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2 October 2013

Non-violence stories from Syria

I am Syrian, but I have not lived in Syria during the revolution. I have lived the revolution from the outside, in Europe. The revolution has always been one of my dreams, from abroad I write what has happened and what is happening now. Now I am in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, ‘Aintab in […]

11 February 2013

Fighting domestic violence in Maputo

At the center for women victims of domestic violence, managed by the organization Nhamai in the province of Maputo (Mozambique), there’s a poster welcoming visitors and guests. It shows a woman trying to cope with an heavy basket over her head, a basket full of words: physical violence, psychological violence, sexual violence, social violence, economic […]