23 June 2014

To bring about real changes: Global Summit to End Sexual Violence

“‘I am proud to be a survivor’ – this statement was the one which impressed me the most at the summit against sexual violence,” declared Jeannette Böhme, Advocacy and Human Rights Officer at medica mondiale. In London from June 10-13, 2014, governmental representatives from more than 120 countries came together and were joined...

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05 June 2014

Side-by-side for women's rights

Since January 2014, Masiha Fayez has been managing the Politics and Women's Rights department at Medica Afghanistan. For 10 years before that, she was responsible for the legal assistance provided by the women's organisation. The 40-year-old legal and political scientist studied at the University of Kabul and completed...

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31 March 2014

New Website: Modern and Diverse

Our website is the first point of contact many people turn to, perhaps to find out about our work for traumatised women and girls in war and crisis areas or to make an online donation. In 2013 there were around 300 visitors daily. As of today, the medica mondiale online presence has been made even more user-friendly, modern and...

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04 April 2014

Humaira Rasuli about current challenges for Medica Afghanistan

medica mondiale has been working in Afghanistan since 2002 and Medica Afghanistan became an independent women’s organisation in December 2010. Today this young organisation faces great challenges. At the invitation of GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit), the Director of Medica Afghanistan, Humaira...

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