April 16, 2014
| Jeff Crisp
| Tagged as: Africa, Egypt, Syria, Humanitarian Response, Middle East
Like most buildings on the seafront in Alexandria, the Nady el Togoreen
or “Accountants Club” has seen better days. The concrete is crumbling,
the paint is flaking, and the club’s two outdoor swimming pools have
long since been emptied of water. Now they are filled with broken deck
chairs and sunloungers.
April 07, 2014
| Tagged as: Africa, Kenya, Somalia, Protection & Security
The few remaining Somalis tremble with fear when
they reach for the doorknob. I am also afraid of getting near the
window. Will they see me? Any knock at our door send chills down my spine.