Jordan

Pandemic forces Jordanian children into labor market

– Rising poverty –. The education ministry has announced a return to classes next month for kindergarten and some elementary school levels, as well for …

by · Saturday, 23 January 2021 · Jordan, Philippines

‘Liverpool have total respect for him’ – Henderson pays tribute to ‘incredible’ Rashford ahead of …

The England star’s efforts to combat child food poverty during the coronavirus pandemic have drawn praise from all corners. Jordan Henderson has …

by · Sunday, 17 January 2021 · Jordan, Philippines
New lives, new freedoms – how labour migration empowers Nepali women

New lives, new freedoms – how labour migration empowers Nepali women

When I first met Ram Kumari Chaudhary, she was an extremely shy, but solemn, 19-year-old. She told me she wanted to go to work in Jordan to support her parents, adding that there were few opportunities to find a decent … Continue reading

by · Friday, 31 January 2020 · Jordan, Nepal

Community-driven tourism leads Jordanian village out of poverty

AMMAN. In the far northwest of Jordan, along the borders of Syria and Israel, lies Umm Qais, an ancient Roman town which is home to the ancient …

by · Tuesday, 24 December 2019 · Israel, Jordan, Oman, Syria, Turkey