Need for more legal protection & psychological services for the adequate protection of young migrants in Brussels

Our observations from 2019 & areas of concern looking to 2020

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Need for more legal support & psychological services for the adequate protection of young migrants in Brussels

Need for more legal support & psychological services for the adequate protection of young migrants in Brussels

As the year comes to a close we reflect on our what we’ve learned from our work in the centres for the accommodation of unaccompanied young migrants. Just in the last 3 months we have…
Dinner with haifa

Dinner with haifa

BUTHAINA’S RECIPES During my stay in Saida, Lebanon – volunteering with SB, I had the chance to spend a lovely afternoon at Buthaina’s place, learning some of the secrets which make her one of the…
LETTER TO MY SELF FOR 10 YEARS LATER

LETTER TO MY SELF FOR 10 YEARS LATER

Dear My Self The image of nature, to sprout her beautiful ideas. The running water reminds her of calm, this picture also suggests current and future success, to remember many years later how successful she…
A story behind portraits

A story behind portraits

“About life in syria”

“About life in syria”

Originally from the village of Houewaja in the city of Hama, Syria, Ali Mohamed Saeed sought refugee in Lebanon 7 years ago. Ali now works in construction to support his family of 6. He hopes…
A passion in life carpentry SB Center in Saida

A passion in life carpentry SB Center in Saida

15 year old Yehya Z. S. has had interest in building since he was 9 years old. He was one of the participants for the Carpentry workshop ran by Green Helmets for three months where…
Colourful expressions

Colourful expressions

The YOUTH at the Fedasil centres (first-line accommodation for asylum seekers) in Brussels in teams with our volunteers created these mono-chromatic collages, to encourage cross-cultural teamwork and communication.
Giving Hope 4 Ways on Giving Tuesday

Giving Hope 4 Ways on Giving Tuesday

Looking for ways to give back during this holiday season?! On #GivingTuesday, consider helping us #GiveHope to refugees in Lebanon and Belgium. Not sure of the best way to help? Try one of these great…
A story behind drawings

A story behind drawings

Asmaa Al Jassemis is a self-taught artist who lives in Shatila in Beirut and attends activities at the Bukra Ahla centre since July of this year. She does not currently go to school but she dreams…
Make your Dreams Fly

Make your Dreams Fly

On October 11th, the YOUTH at the Beirut Bukra Ahla centre celebrated the International Day of the Girl-Child, with this symbolic move* of flying paper planes, to say that whatever your dreams are, there is…