The Culture-ist: “Empowering Women in Post-Conflict Regions”

Previously published at: http://www.thecultureist.com/2016/04/18/empowering-women-post-conflict-regions/ War. Genocide. Human trafficking. Natural disasters. Epidemics. While each conflict differs in logistical community issues, a fascinating constant is the role that local women play in response to the particular conflict plaguing their region. Take Rosie the Riveter, for example.¬†During World War II, women were called to fill the roles that … More The Culture-ist: “Empowering Women in Post-Conflict Regions”

Pink Jinn: “Nasreen Sheikh and the women rebuilding Nepal”

  Previously published at:¬†https://pinkjinn.wordpress.com/2015/08/10/nasreen-sheikh-and-the-women-rebuilding-Nepal/ The sun is setting on the crowded and dusty streets of Thamel, Kathmandu. Tourists sporting backpacks and dreadlocks file in and out of the complicated maze of table vendors and store fronts, with each salesman promising a more authentic product than his competing neighbour. While the chaotic normalcies continue outside, I … More Pink Jinn: “Nasreen Sheikh and the women rebuilding Nepal”