War denies millions of children an education

  She Is Safe works in Syria, Mali, Sudan, and South Sudan, countries that have been ravaged by war. The lack of security and the displacement caused by war leaves women and children particularly vulnerable to abuse and exploitation. A recent article by the Guardian...

South Sudan faces the challenges of independence

On July 9th of 2011, 98% of Southern Sudanese voted to officially sever ties with Sudan. South Sudan, the world’s youngest country, was born. There was joy among the populace. People celebrated in the streets. But a lack of proper infrastructure made running the...

In Mali, Survivors of the War Face Starvation

Nicholas D. Kristoff, award-winning author of “Half the Sky,” recently visited the war-ravaged country of Mali. Qaeda rebels have been driven out of the region, but families have lost their homes and many have no means to provide for themselves. This...