The Borders We Cross

By Wala’ AlSmadi, Programmes Officer and Pioneer Facilitator at Generations For Peace, and Zakaria El Baba, Pioneer at Generations For Peace 68.5 million. That’s the number of forcibly displaced people across the globe who have fled their homes to escape violence and persecution, seeking safety, comfort, and home, oftentimes far from those they knew. Today, on International Migrants’ Day, we recognise migration as a courageous … Continue reading The Borders We Cross

Mother and child - Ukraine

Ukraine: The Human Cost of War

By Richard Juilliart, Generations For Peace photographer Ukraine’s Ministry of Social Policy has registered 1.6 million internally displaced people (IDPs) across the country as a result of a violent and prolonged conflict, which began in the spring of 2014. What started out as protests between pro-Russian activists and anti-government groups quickly escalated into a full-scale civil war. Since then, many families in eastern Ukraine have had … Continue reading Ukraine: The Human Cost of War