Meet the team: Lucia Pedulla

Meet the team: Lucia Pedulla

Hey Luci! So, can you briefly Introduce yourself for us? Okay! My name is Lucia, I’m 23 yrs old, from Genoa in Italy. Last year, I graduated from King’s College London in Global Health and Social Medicine. I have spent three of the last four years in London and...
Meet the team: Dr. Martina Partelova

Meet the team: Dr. Martina Partelova

Hey Matka! Can you tell us a bit about yourself? “My name is Martina and I am 29 year old medical doctor from Slovakia. After graduating from medical school, I started to work in a pediatric ward in Czech republic. Almost 2 years later, I decided to join the...
Taeeba and Rawa

Taeeba and Rawa

Taeeba (13) and Rawa (19) are you young girls from Salahaddin in North-Central Iraq. Their family were forced to leave their homes when ISIS took over in June of 2014. They moved to Kirkuk before leaving for Erbil when unrest began in the wake of the 2017 Kurdish...
Zahraa and Ahmed

Zahraa and Ahmed

  Zahraa (3) and Ahmed (5) are two siblings from Mosul, now living in Perash, Erbil. Their family left Mosul in June in 2014 when ISIS fighters began their campaign to establish their stronghold in the city. The family spent several weeks in an IDP camp in Kirkuk...
Hala Hassan

Hala Hassan

Hala is five years old. She lives with her parents and two siblings in a cement factory on the outskirts of Alqosh, a sacred Assyrian town in the Nineveh Plains. Hala and her small family fled from their village in Sinjar in August of 2014 when ISIS arrived in the...