[Stockholm, 17 October] I had the great honor of delivering the opening speech for the Swedish Annual Development Forum, held by the Swedish Agency for Cooperation and Development (SIDA) on Monday, 17 October. [SPEECH BEGINS] Hej allihopa, jag är mycket glad att vara här idag! Jag skulle gärna prata svenska men jag vill inte […]Read more "[FULL TEXT] Salamah to SIDA Development Forum: Engage Syrian Civil Society for Sustainable Development"
We are 60 diverse young people from all continents of the world who met in Rustler’s Valley, South Africa from November 16 to 19, 2014 to discuss the state of civil society around the world and consider our role as young people within it. We do not claim to speak for all youth, or for […]Read more "The Statement of the Rustlers Valley Youth Retreat"
A journalist asked me once: “why do you blog?” without thinking too much, I sipped a bit of my tea and told her: “because it was and still the only way to survive this non-sense”, it was couple of months ago when I started this blog, September 2012 at Damascus, Syria as a way to […]Read more "A word of solidarity with Lebanese blogger Imad Bazzi"