Amman Marathon

Today three members of the Pathfinder Mission joined the Marathon of Amman: Stoycho as participant, Lulu and Katerina as proud supporters. The marathon is organized for a 3rd year in a row by Run Jordan. The event is created as a fundraising campaign and involves a great deal of members, partners and sponsors who donate […]

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Meeting Un Ponte per

The 1st October we (Lulu and Katerina) met Alice Massari, Head of mission at Un ponte per, an Italian Non-Governmental Organization for International Solidarity.  Un ponte per has been working in the emergency sector in the Middle East since 1991 (right after the Gilf War) and the first intervention was in Iraq. In more than […]

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Princess Salma Center

Wilbert and I journeyed a few miles out of az-Zarqa toward the North of Jordan to a meeting with a Mansoor, the director of Princess Salma Center. Amir, the secretary of Bridges of Peace had arranged the meeting to see if a partnership could be considered between the two groups.  After walking through the marbled […]

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Images

“We became aware of the existence of a right to have rights […] only when millions of people emerged who had lost and could not regain these right” , writes Hannah Arendt in The Origins of Totalitarianism And we start to know them. Today we ate the food prepared by a Syrian woman, not a […]

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Meeting Terre des Hommes

Our first meeting appointment brought us just across the Ministry of Education where we met  Ali  Ababneh (Program Manager) and Allessandra Tomirotti (Deputy Country Representative) at the office of Terre des Hommes. The organization in established in 1960 in Switzerland and is currently operating in 30 countries all over the wold, providing emergency relief and development support […]

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