After enduring years of domestic violence, Naw wanted to support women in similar situations.
Her journey led her to start Meikswe Myanmar, our #NansenAward regional winner for Asia-Pacific. https://t.co/YttnVYodB6
👨🚒 Leader of Mbera Fire Brigade.
🏆 #NansenAward Regional Winner for Africa.
Ahmedou Ag Albohary is a Malian refugee who founded a voluntary fire brigade in Mauritania which helps fight the effects of climate change and desertification. His work inspires us all. https://t.co/efWk28OdVx
Tired of conflicts.
Tired of rapes and assault.
Tired of running across borders.
Rose had had enough, like five other women who set out for a rebel base in South Sudan to demand the men to lay down their arms and return home. https://t.co/0KCAihXsPjhttps://t.co/geNpvQCNAT
"I saw my dream shattered, but thanks to this opportunity, I am newly optimistic."
Ornella, a refugee from the Central African Republic, is just one of the many refugees who got the chance to earn a university degree with the DAFI scholarships. https://t.co/VbpZXhMv5F
"It is time for some refreshed thinking. Original ideas, initiatives and strategies to promote peace and protection."
🔵 UNHCR's Assistant High Commissioner for Protection @gilliantriggs at #ExCom2022 https://t.co/QuQj8o71os
"We will help them find peace."
The leader and founder of Meikswe Myanmar, Naw Bway Khu, runs this peaceful refuge for communities uprooted by conflict or disaster.
They are our #NansenAward regional winner for Asia-Pacific.