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A female opposition militant at a field hospital in Aleppo’s Salaheddin neighbourhood. (Photo: Baraa al-Halabi)
24 May 16
Some injuries are emotional as well as physical.
A woman carries a child as she walks through Aleppo’s al-Zibdiya neighbourhood. (Photo: Baraa al-Halabi)
18 May 16
Sometimes grief is too much to bear.
Kfar Nabel’s stonemasons invest in building residential buildings. (Photo: Hadia al-Mansour)
18 May 16
Schemes set up by local entrepreneurs are giving hope for a brighter future.
12 May 16
Experts say that psychological problems are on the rise.
Solidarity rally condemning siege on Madaya and other Syrian areas. (Photo: Hadia al-Mansour)
10 May 16
Volunteers may have little themselves, but they still want to help others.
Mud housing units for Syria’s internally displaced. (Photo: Sonia al-Ali)
10 May 16
A new project is helping to house the displaced.
10 May 16
What should have been a simple trip descends into terror.
Mina Habib. (Photo: IWPR)
3 May 16
Journalist defies danger and prejudice to seek out stories.
Pashtun girl stands outside her family home in a village south of Kandahar, Afghanistan. (Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)
30 Apr 16
Conservative traditions in the southern province of Kandahar mean that sons are valued over daughters.
27 Apr 16
A combination of rising violence and family pressure means that the numbers of female reporters are dwindling.