While the media attention and the world discusses the cartoons of Charlie Hebdo, people are still dying of siege and starvation in the other side of the world. Please comment and share on the…Continue
The simplification of life is one of the steps to inner peace. A persistent simplification will create an inner and outer well-being that places harmony in one's life. Come and experience that…Continue
Yesterday, I was asked by American freshmen students during the Arabic Cultural Hour I organized : "Do people in Tunisia live peacefully with each other". My answer was: "We do because we have been…Continue
Aya Chebbi gave a speech at the UN Women Celebrity event to mark the 20th anniversary of the historic Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing - which led to a blueprint for advancing women's rights. The event - called Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality - was held on March 10 in New York and included speeches from UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and former US secretary of State Hillary Clinton.…Continue
More than 2.8 million Syrians have been forced to leave their country so far. The vast majority of them remaining in neighboring countries, such as Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan. They are often living in dire conditions because countries like Lebanon and Jordan are already under extreme economic and political strain. A few others sought refuge in Europe. However, Europe has only granted asylum to 89,000 people. Though …Continue
I am applying for a Rising Voices micro-grant for my project "The Voice of the Tunisian Woman" which aims at empowering women in local communities in Tunisia through citizen journalism, technology and social media.
If you like the idea please leave a comment on this page showing your support and click on "Recommend".…Continue