Search Results for Tag: Syria
They have fled from wars, persecution and sexual abuse – and have a strong will to move on. DW talked to women in several refugee centers in Greece about their hopes for the future and their adventurous journey.
Date29.12.2017 | 14:19
TagsAfghanistan, Europe, Greece, Islamic State, Kunduz, refugee, sexual abuse, Syria, women, women's rights
They were a happy family – until the Syrian war arrived in Aleppo. Rima A. decided at that point to leave her loved ones and her homeland. Now she lives in Germany and and tells DW her memories of the war.
Date17.07.2017 | 15:04
TagsAleppo, Damascus, Frankfurt, Germany, Mediterranean sea, refugees, Syria, women refugees, women's rights
Radio Dange Nwe, founded and run by women in Halabja in northern Iraq, has literally been making waves in recent years. The program fights conservative ideas and helps refugee women discuss and solve their problems.
Date31.10.2016 | 11:31
Just a few days ago the UN agencies and international organizations urged people to join an appeal to end the war in Syria. Would their statement change something in Syria? Talks to resolve the Syrian crisis are scheduled for January 25. How about including women in the peace talks?
Date24.01.2016 | 0:32
TagsBerlin Fashion Week, Christine Lagarde, cologne, Indonesia, LadyJek, Marina Litvinenko, Syria, women's rights, womensrights
ISIS is pretty much talked about if people are discussing terror attack. But a female Canadian soldier who fought with Kurds against ISIS said, “It is not what you expect.” Read her story here and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date12.12.2015 | 11:43
Tagsfemale Canadian soldier, female refugees, feminism, feminist, Hanna Bohman, IS, ISIS, pay gap, Peshmerga, sanitary pads, Syria, we should all be feminists, women's rights, womensrights
The ordeal which the victims of ISIS had to go through, the refugees who were forced to run away from their homes by ISIS, and the effort to help them touch the heart of many people. Some of them are reflected in the comments given by our readers.
Date01.12.2015 | 20:31
Tags#genderjustice, Europe, Gender discrimination, gender equality, ISIS, mothers, refugee, Syria, women, women's rights, womensrights
Shiwa left her home country Iran to fight against “Islamic State” because she believes their ideology goes totally against women’s rights. She feels it’s her duty to try to stop them. Listen to her story here!
Date31.10.2015 | 3:37