Since joining Women for Women International, Regina has been working to improve the health of those in her community.

For Valbona, the war in Kosovo destroyed everything she and her family had. “We tried to stay in Kosovo for as long as we could.

Awham remembers the year the war started in Iraq, and the additional hardships she faced after her husband fell ill and lost his job.

I was a happy woman, wife, and mother before the war came to my front door.

I was born in 1975. I wanted to be a doctor when I was young. But I had to stop secondary school when my father died.