Wrood Shihab and the NGO Caídos del Cielo

Madrid (Spain) – Mosul (Iraq) “We had to leave our home. After IS arrived to Mosul, the situation in the city was unsustainable and our own lives were in danger” – That is how Wrood, a 28 years old Iraqi woman, explains her experience while having a coffee on the terrace of a bar located in a famous square in Madrid. She looks a little … Continue reading Wrood Shihab and the NGO Caídos del Cielo

Heba Daoud, Ashtar Theatre and the Gaza Monologues

(PALESTINE – GAZA) HEBA lives in Gaza. The Gaza Strip is a small self-governing Palestinian territory on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, that together with the West Bank, comprise the Palestinian territories, claimed by Palestinians as the State of Palestine. Gaza and the West Bank are separated from each other by Israeli territory. In the early 1990’s Israel imposed movement restrictions to Gaza citizens, … Continue reading Heba Daoud, Ashtar Theatre and the Gaza Monologues