Freelance journalist covering human stories, humanitarian issues, women's rights, LGBT rights and climate change. I also take photos.
"Many people are displaced but they are in areas that are highly militarised. There's a pressure that you have to be prepared, that war can explode at any time"
"People think fruit falls off trees into buckets, are all the same size, shape and colour and available all year round"
Refugee women train as florists in a bid to overcome challenges on their way to meaningful employment
Dozens of package-free shops have opened across the world
Armenia is one of the least LGBT-friendly countries in Europe
Could geoengineering the planet to curb climate change leave people in poor countries better - or worse - off?
For Armenian families, giving birth to at least one boy is a is a must
"Can you imagine having your period without knickers and without sanitary items?"
A growing share of the six billion believers around the world are getting personally involved in the fight against climate change
Campaigners say Uzbekistan is concealing a state-orchestrated forced labour system
Anne Hidalgo aims to clean up Paris' noxious air and make Seine swimmable again by 2024
"When girls are deprived of an education they become vulnerable and powerless"
More than 200 actors, musicians, authors and broadcasters have also called on the government to reconsider its decision to scrap the scheme
Marked by the first World Humanitarian Summit in May in Istanbul, 2016 was supposed to be the year to #ReShapeAid.
Everyone agrees the overcrowded makeshift shelters were not a good solution but inhabitants are now refusing to move in the absence of adequate alternatives...