Girls I met during a 2016 visit to Afghanistan


A sign in the NYC subway. Making vaccines free, easy to access, and providing incentives really helps entice some to get vaccinated, but most of the hesitant need to have their fears addressed first.


A Syrian refugee boy I met in a refugee camp in Southern Turkey in 2015.





Displaced boy I met in Kabul. UNHCR was providing him and his family with assistance to survive.



UNHCR-supported school in Afghanistan provides education lifeline for displaced pupils


Photo by Li-An Lim on Unsplash

Melissa Fleming

Chief Communicator #UnitedNations promoting a peaceful, sustainable, just & humane world. Author: A Hope More Powerful than the Sea. Podcast: Awake at Night.

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