Dispatches

Dispatches from the Field

Painting Hope: Casa Pintada Brings Healing to Communities

Following years of armed conflict in Colombia, Casa Pintada helps communities heal and move forward with hope for a better future. In regions affected by conflict, it is often hard to rebuild a sense of community and trust among neighbors, many of whom isolate themselves as they cope with the trauma of war.
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Hamza Reunites with His Family

Amidst ongoing conflict in northeast Syria, children are often separated from their families because of attacks and displacement. One day, as Hamza was playing outside, a nearby military attack destroyed his house, killing his family. At 11-years-old, Hamza was forced to face the harsh realities of war.
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