Original Post: https://instagram.com/p/BeYKWryF-G0/ "Growing up most of my school holidays would be spent with relatives in Bangladesh. One of my close friends was the daughter of my grandmother's domestic helper. We would play on our lawn from afternoon until evening prayer call. We'd rush home and I would get my books to begin revisions while her… Continue reading What If?
Last week, the U.S. suddenly slashed two-thirds of America’s funding to the United Nations agency (UNRWA) that has been running schools for Palestinian children across Gaza, the West Bank, Lebanon, Jordan and even in Syria for over 60 years. This decision could leave more than 500,000 youths uneducated and without hope for the future! Belgium and… Continue reading Together We Can Keep School Doors Open
I was waiting at the traffic junction for the green man to flash so that I could cross the road when I overheard (eavesdropped) two schoolgirls having a friendly banter. They were discussing if boys liked girls with longer or shorter hair, and one of them claimed: "According to science, boys like girls with long hair…"… Continue reading Science- A Journey of Exploration And Discovery
Hello everyone, hope you had a wonderful break and the new year is treating you very well! To start of the new year, I would love to share with you a special podcast hosted by Sarah Brown (spouse of former Prime Minister of Britain), Better Angels with Sarah Brown. This podcast celebrates the activist spirit… Continue reading Better Angels Podcast with Sarah Brown