You can connect with our community to
♥︎ be inspired, or inspire
♥︎ share your skills
♥︎ learn how to write with impact
♥︎ publish your work
♥︎ meet refugee writers or publishers
Founder of Writers Rising
Emily loves writing poems, stories and life writing about real issues.
She has worked with refugees since she was 15 and has lived in humanitarian settings for 15 years across Asia, Africa, Caucasus, South America, the Middle East, and the Pacific.
Emily loves refugee-led initiatives, especially celebrating culture, activating artists, and enhancing skills of refugees.
Emily has worked with NGOs, UN agencies and governments in post disaster and conflict settings with RedR, IFCR, UNHCR, IOM, DRC, UNDP and UNICEF among others and is excited to branch out with her own methods.
She enjoys working with creators to bridge art, advocacy and humanitarian action.
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