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Stories

About powerful people who stand up for their rights,
shake hands with the enemy or face their traumas.

News

Freedom of Religion or Belief

The program for Freedom of Religion or Belief in Indonesia, Kenya and Pakistan was started by Mensen met een Missie… Lees verder

Uganda

‘You don’t shoot a friend’

In Tapac (northeast Uganda) in the past decade hundreds of people were killed as a result of intertribal conflicts. Peace and security are sorely needed in this rough and vulnerable region.

Bolivia

No longer afraid of your husband

Violence against women is a widespread problem in Bolivia. Seven in ten women are a victim of violence. We support an initiative called ‘Somos Sur’ that informs women through radio programmes and blogs about prevention of violence and seeking help if they are victimized.

Indonesia

‘It should not be hidden’

Fientje Jarangga is softly spoken, but she chooses her words determinedly and her sparkling eyes betray power. Resignation is not the answer to rape and abuse of women, she thinks. “It should not be hidden.”