Author: Laura Overmeyer

Children playing in the kindergarten for traumatised children in Manshia, Syria (photo: Laura Overmeyer)

Syrian refugee children

A lost generation in the making

Young Palestinians with their skateboards on the new skater ramp in Qalqilya(photo: Laura Overmeyer)

The X-Games skaters in Palestine

If at first you don't succeed

Young men practice juggling (photo: Palestinian Circus School)

The Palestinian Circus School

Spreading hope and fostering inclusion

Rosa Yassin Hassan (photo: DW)

Interview with the Syrian Writer Rosa Yassin Hassan

Touched by Magic

Al-Shabaab militiamen near Mogadishu (photo: dapd)

The Case of Somalia

Pirates, Warlords, and Islamists

Melih Kesmen of 'Style Islam' designs Islamic fashion (courtesy: Melih Kesmen)

Islamic Streetwear from the German ''Styleislam'' Label

Modern, Rebellious, and Pleasing in the Sight of God

Kevin Sheppard and his teammates from A.S. Shiraz (copyright: www.theiranjob.com)

Documentary Feature ''The Iran Job''

US Basketball Player as Cultural Diplomat

Promenade in and skyline of Doha, Qatara (photo: DW)

Islamic Jurisprudence in Qatar

Putting the Gulf on the Legal Education Map

Logo The uprising of women in the Arab world

The Uprising of Women in the Arab World

Fighting Patriarchal Tyranny

Bahman Nirumand (photo: dpa)

''Human Rights as an Alibi'' by Bahman Nirumand

The Colonial Era Is Long Gone