For more than three decades, Pakistan has been home to one of the world’s largest refugee communities: hundreds of thousands of Afghans who have fled the repeated wars and fighting in their country. Whole generations of Afghan children have been born and raised in Pakistan, often living in poverty and uncertainty. — [More]
Photographs by Muhammed Muheisen/AP
Herakut - Za’atari, Jordan
Herakut are currently in Jordan where they just finished working on these new pieces in Za’atari, the world’s second-largest refugee camp.
For nearly three years, the civil war in Syria has caused violence on a horrific scale. Roughly 120,000 were killed before the U.N. stopped counting, nearly 5 million have been internally displaced, and since it opened in July 2012, more than 120,000 Syrians have found refuge in Za’atari, Jordan.
The German duo quickly painted some of their signature imagery for the local children to enjoy. This project was made possible by AptART - Awareness & Prevention Through Art.
صار سجن كبير .
Smile, it’s sadaqah. :)
يا ظريف الطول وكّف تا كولّك
رايح عَ الغربة و بلادك أحسلّك
يا ظريف الطول يا سنّك ضحوك
ياللي رابي في دلال إمك و أبوك
يا ظريف الطول يوم الغرّبوك
شعر راسي شاب و الظهر انحنى