Our Stories

  • New Shop, New Life - Amin’s Story
    Jun 15, 2013

    Amin Hassan Sulaiman was only ten years old when he lost his right leg, left arm, left eye and three fingers from his right hand after a mine exploded in his field. “I was grazing animals in Spring 2001 in my village Bekma when I found the strange object” Amin remembers.

  • Bringing Back the Smile - Zuhria’s story
    Jun 15, 2013

    Zuhria Ahmed Yonis was only 15 years old when she lost one of her legs."It was spring time. I went with my mother and friends to harvest, when suddenly a mine exploded under my feet.” Zuhria said.

  • Dignity Restored - Maryam's Story
    Jun 15, 2013

    Maryam lives with her husband and two children in a small and dilapidated house in Penjwen. She was injured by an unexploded ordnance in 1982.

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