Still not feeling safe from the inside


I wanted to sleep but I couldn't when I remembered what I saw. And I wouldn't sleep, I would stay awake because of how scared I was.   Rasshida, 13 yo ... the 13-year-old Raashida verbalizes, what around 90 percent of the children in these camps feel. Medical care, food and safety - these important traits are given by the aid agencies. Bu...
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"Sleeping pills and nightmares" - Where is effective trauma-therapy?


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Europe's Hidden Shame

Europe's Hidden Shame

An undercover investigation reveals disturbing evidence about the abuse of disabled people in Romania. ​Romania has been a member of the European Union since 2007. It says it has committed to the care of some of its most vulnerable citizens – disabled people. But People & Power has uncovered highly disturbing evidence about systematic abuse in ...
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The taboo of mental illness in Kenya

The taboo of mental illness in Kenya
As people treat mental illness as a spiritual rather than a medical disorder, many victims go untreated. ​The Mathari Mental Hospital, in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, houses mental health patients from across the country. The facility, which doubles as a rehabilitation centre, has been criticised for their handling of patients, as well as their p...
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The Romanian woman saving victims of sex trafficking

The Romanian woman saving victims of sex trafficking
Psychologist Iana Matei rescues girls forced into prostitution and gives them shelter, counselling and an education. ​For 18 years now, the Romanian psychologist has been running a shelter for victims of sexual exploitation in a village near the city of Pitesti, about an hour's drive from Bucharest. During this time, she has helped hundreds of wome...
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