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BACK TO LIFE: ONE CANNOT FLEE FROM A VIRUS

From our employees Aylin and Havend, who are responsible for the activities in our BACK TO LIFE centre, we kno that since March 18th, there is an absolute curfew for the inhabitants of the camp. According to official information, 350 people have been infected with the corona virus throughout Iraq

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5-Year Anniversary of the Genocide

Dearest friends and supporters, 5 years ago today, ISIS began its rampage through the Sinjar region of Iraq. Within less than a month, thousands of Yazidis were brutally murdered; thousands more were captured and sold as slaves or trained as child soldiers; and nearly half a million were on the

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HAWAR’S SCORING GIRLS WINS CIVIS MEDIA PRIZE

“The Oscar for Integration”, proclaimed Deutsche Welle. On May 23rd at the German Foreign Ministry, two sisters; Tugba Tekkal, SCORING GIRLS Project Lead and Düzen Tekkal, HAWAR Chairwoman, sat on the edge of their seats as the jury announced their decision that HAWAR had been selected to receive the CIVIS Medienpreis in

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