Stefania D'Ignoti

Stefania D'Ignoti

Cyprus

'Gift of nature from Damascus': Cypriot village smells the roses

As Damask rose production falls in Syria, Cypriots harvest flower with passion in solidarity, employing Syrian refugees.

'Gift of nature from Damascus': Cypriot village smells the roses

Refugees

Sicily's theatre scene shines spotlight on refugee tragedies

Directors, actors and migrants raise awareness and empathy on Italian island that has witnessed several boat disasters.

Sicily's theatre scene shines spotlight on refugee tragedies

Europe

After almost dying at sea, refugees learn to love the water

Survivors in Sicily, some of whom witnessed others perish, are integrating with locals and getting back in the sea.

After almost dying at sea, refugees learn to love the water

Italy

What happens to the bodies of those who die in the Mediterranean?

Researchers, police, coroners and an imam in Sicily work hard to identify dead refugees and give them a proper burial.

What happens to the bodies of those who die in the Mediterranean?

Palestine

Ramallah open mic night: An outlet for Palestinian youth

Young Palestinians express themselves in front of a live audience at Sard, a growing community of poets and musicians.

Ramallah open mic night: An outlet for Palestinian youth