What is poverty?

What is poverty?  We have to deal with the uncomfortable fact,  that even if we are living on probably the lowest budget in our lifetime, still we are way richer than the majority of people around us. Those contradicting feelings are ever present during our bus travel...

Meeting the “Other”

“Us” & “Them” · Meeting the “Other” ‘The Other’ is not us, is not like us. His stomach is smaller; he can endure much more pain. He doesn’t feel; he doesn’t love. He does not. ‘Them’ are all similar, but different from us,...

Don’t close your eyes

Don’t close your eyes · How does poverty affect you? Are you one of the people who scroll past inconvenient news in your social media feed? Thinking: “Oh well. I can’t do anything about it, anyway…. and it doesn’t really have an affect on...

Rescuing food from becoming waste

Rescuing food by dumpster diving   Unequal food distribution is ne of the main issues in the world, currently . Some people in the world have access to nutritious, quality food while others have barely access to a poor meal. Due to different reasons (mainly...