refugee women

Shadia Abdelmoneim, human rights activist from Sudan | Photo: DW/M.Grundmann
In France,  Affoussata became the mother of a little girl
'My prison experience of course changed me'
At the mother-child hospital of eastern Paris, young mothers learns how to bond with their children
Hadil was only 16 when she had her first child | Illustration: Baptist Condominas
Tarya, an undocumented migrant from Cameroon, Ami, an asylum seeker from Ivory Coast, and Matoumona, a, asylum seeker from DR Congo take part in the weekly workshop run by Du Pain & des Roses. Lucile (right) is one of the florists teaching them the art of floral decoration | Photo: Mehdi Chebil
One of Zeinab's paintings she drew after we met her the first time on Lesbos | Photo: Private
Migrants disembark from Norwegian ship Siem Pilot, with the bodies of 49 migrants and another 416 rescued migrants in Catania, Sicily, Italy, 17 August 2015 |Photo: ANSA/Orietta Scardino
Marianne Ermann's therapeutic swimming course gives migrant women the chance to overcome trauma, and learn to swim | Photo: Jutta Olschewski/epd
Many female asylum seekers say that they don’t feel safe in communal accommodation | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/J.K.Hildenbrand
A woman holding a picture of Rita Awour Ojunge at the protest in Potsdam, Germany
Mahbuba (right) is passionate about journalism | Photo: Private