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A visit from the U.S. Ambassador to the Central African Republic

by Search - Central African Republic

on February 3, 2017

We were honored to receive the visit of H.E. Jeffrey Hawkins, the U.S. Ambassador to the Central African Republic.

Samsun in the training grounds

Bend it like Beckham: a girl’s love of football changes Nepali village

by Ayush Joshi and Sharm Tharu

on January 27, 2017

14-year-old Samsun is a Muslim girl living in Southern Nepal. Search for Common Ground’s Football Clinic unleashed the social activist within her.

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Freedom From Fear

by Sankini De Silva

on January 19, 2017

A childhood marred by war left Pirem afraid and mistrustful of other ethnic groups — until he experienced an unexpected human connection.


LGBT rights in Nepal: the way forward

by Emma Lance

on January 13, 2017

Search – Nepal’s latest reality TV show increased trust in the police. It also featured one of the country’s most prominent LGBT activists.


Not Scared

by Search - Guinea

on December 23, 2016

Doctor Mamadou recovered from Ebola. With Search, he works in schools in Guinea to fight the stigma against survivors.

Gilbert Masavo at the Kigali Institute of Education

Young entrepreneurs rising up: a visit to former ZAMUKA contestants

by Martina Gastaldello

on December 12, 2016

Five young people participated in a TV program, became successful entrepreneurs, and created jobs in poor communities in Rwanda.


UN Resolution 2250: A game changer for EU on peace and security?

by European Youth Advocacy Team

on December 9, 2016

Today’s youth generation, representing 1.8 billion people, is the largest the world has ever known.