Tagged: Women and Girls

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Jul 28, 2022

As People Are Displaced, We Must Meet Them On Their Journey

Jul 28, 2022

As People Are Displaced, We Must Meet Them On Their Journey Across Colombia HIAS provides mental health and psychosocial support. But on-the-ground observations show that there is more to do.

Jul 26, 2022

A Hot Dog Cart Provides a New Start

Jul 26, 2022

A Hot Dog Cart Provides a New Start Sussana Rodriguez took a HIAS Guyana workshop with 36 other people and learned basic business skills. Now she runs her own food cart.

Jun 28, 2022

Right to Protection’s Quick Pivot to a War Footing

Jun 28, 2022

Right to Protection’s Quick Pivot to a War Footing “I woke up at 5:30 a.m. and started calling colleagues,” Alexander (Sasha) Galkin recalled of the first night of the war. As the director of Right to Protection (R2P) — HIAS’ long time partner in Ukraine — he had urgent priorities: ensuring the safety of R2P staff, and working out how the organization could pivot to the new emergency.

May 26, 2022

Global Humanitarian Community Failing Ukrainian Women and Girls

May 26, 2022

Global Humanitarian Community Failing Ukrainian Women and Girls The global humanitarian community is failing women and girls displaced by the Russia-Ukraine war who continue to face a dire and deteriorating situation inside Ukraine and across the region, a new report shows.

Jan 05, 2022

HIAS Panama Celebrates Decade of Change

Jan 05, 2022

HIAS Panama Celebrates Decade of Change HIAS Panama has had a lot of changes since it began operations 10 years ago.

Nov 25, 2021

Preventing GBV Involves Everyone

Nov 25, 2021

Preventing GBV Involves Everyone Preventing GBV is a collective responsibility and HIAS programs reflect that everybody — every individual, every organization — has a role to play.

Oct 18, 2021

Empowering Venezuelan Women Refugees in Peru

Oct 18, 2021

Empowering Venezuelan Women Refugees in Peru An empowerment event at HIAS Peru allowed women refugees from Venezuela to feel free and safe.

May 07, 2021

HIAS, Airbnb Help Mothers Make New Homes

May 07, 2021

HIAS, Airbnb Help Mothers Make New Homes This Mother’s Day we bring you the stories of refugee mothers who got help from HIAS and Airbnb to make their homes anew.

Apr 30, 2021

70 Years of Workers’ Rights for Refugees

Apr 30, 2021

70 Years of Workers’ Rights for Refugees On this International Labor Day we look back on 70 years of work since the 1951 Refugee Convention effectively allowed refugees and asylum seekers access to work and the rights that go with it.

Mar 08, 2021

Helping Women Find Safety and New Opportunities

Mar 08, 2021

Helping Women Find Safety and New Opportunities On International Women's Day we focus on programs in Ecuador, Israel, and Chad where HIAS is focusing on women and helping them find safety and new opportunities.