Jahrgang 1995 | Studiert BWL spezialisiert auf Marketingkommunikation und Werbung an der Hochschule Pforzheim | Praktikantin bei Healing Souls 02-03/2016 im Bereich Marketing & Kommunikation

Mexico: Child labour and the perils of a lost education

Mexico: Child labour and the perils of a lost education
Prospera Helps Mexican Children Stay in School ​ A lot of Mexican teenage boys, many still years before their growth spurts, drop out of school to start working on sugar cane fields - some out of boredom, some to avoid bullying in school. Unfortunately, this decision has many consequences for the children, not only for their health but also for the...
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Kenya’s Forgotten Rape Survivors

Kenya’s Forgotten Rape Survivors
How some of the Kenyan womens lives have been destroyed ​"I feel like I am imprisoned in my own body;" "It's in me and it has refused to go away;" "My body is destroyed," or, "It's as if I am carrying a heavy stone.", are some of the phrases women, who were victims of rape, used, to describe their painful experiences. Although it is more than eight...
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Life as a female refugee: 'You don't know who to trust'

Life as a female refugee: 'You don't know who to trust'
In a European transit camp, women and girls explain why they feel safer sleeping out in the cold ​"We never sleep [at the same time]. One of us always stays awake. We've heard too many stories of women who have been robbed," says 38-year-old Samaher from Baghdad. She has a soft voice and sad, dark eyes. ​Not only do these women fleeing fr...
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Neglecting Mental Health Can Ruin Peoples Lives

Neglecting Mental Health Can Ruin Peoples Lives
​The new UK mental health report set up by the National Health Service, or NHS, emphasises how mental health is one of the world's most neglected diseases and can even ruin lives if it is not being treated. ​In the following inside story, Jacqui Dyer, Vice Chair of the Mental Health Taskforce, Crick Lund, CEO of PRIME,...
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How a Leprosy Sufferer Overcame Suicide

How a Leprosy Sufferer Overcame Suicide
​A man who suffered from leprosy tried to take his own life on two occasions and shares his story. After this man found out he had the disease, his wife left him and he was ostracised by his community as the disease was incurable, disfiguring and incorrectly thought to be highly infectious. Having nobody left, no shelter or place to sleep and no fo...
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