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Helping three-year-old Afghan refugee to escape an early marriage

Helping three-year-old Afghan refugee to escape an early marriage

Feature Story LAHORE, Pakistan 24 November, 2014 (UNHCR) — On a foggy morning on the edge of Lahore, a gathering of Afghan refugee women and girls were chatting and giggling. The opportunity to express themselves and be heard was a moment of enjoyment for all, except...

Razia committed to serve humanity amid personal challenges

Razia committed to serve humanity amid personal challenges

World Humanitarian Week 2014 Celebrating humanitarian heroes Razia Kakar, a Field Coordinator with the Afghan Refugee Education Project (AREP) Struggling on many different fronts at the same time can be challenging, but passion leads to success in every sphere of...

Changaiz loves to deliver help to ailing communities

Changaiz loves to deliver help to ailing communities

World Humanitarian Week 2014 Celebrating humanitarian heroes   Mata ul Hussain Changaiz, Assistant Field Officer IDPs Programme, UNHCR Sub Office Peshawar Mata-ul Hussain Changaiz enjoys tackling challenging situations in the field, as he loves to deliver help to...

Nergis finds satisfaction by helping others

Nergis finds satisfaction by helping others

World Humanitarian Week 2014 Celebrating humanitarian heroes   Nergis Ameer Khan, Case Manager, International Catholic Migration Commission “Helping people and bringing happiness back into broken lives is like an addiction…..you do it once, and then keep going...

World Humanitarian Week 2014: Celebrating humanitarian heroes

World Humanitarian Week 2014: Celebrating humanitarian heroes

World Humanitarian Week 2014 Celebrating humanitarian heroes   Ihsanullah Khan, Afghan Refugee in Kababian Rrefugee village Twenty-two-year-old Ihsanullah Khan is a resident of Kababian Refugee Village (RV) in Peshawar. His family came to Pakistan during the...