The EU celebrates the inauguration of Um Al-Nasser Women’s Center in Gaza

25 November 2015

“Hope and desire to improve your lives and those of your families are stronger than destruction. It is in this spirit that the work for the construction of the Women’s Centre started nine months ago and the European Union is

Finishing touches for the new Woman Center!

19 October 2015

In the early months of 2015, Vento di Terra began the construction of the first block of the Children’s Land: the new center for women, in bioclimatic architecture, will enable the development of social and income generation activities for women. In

Empowering Women of Um Alnasser Village

15 June 2015

Vento di Terra’s first priority has always been strengthening the communities they work with; like the Bedouin community of Um Alnasser village, north of Gaza Strip. One major step taken towards the achievement of that is seen in the NGO’s

The strength and courage of the women of Gaza

3 March 2015

Fatima, the director of the Children’s Land center, tells us how the population of Um al Nasser lived during the 50 days of the military operation “Protective Edge”. A unique and detailed witness, especially on the night in which the

Capacity Building Training for the Children’s Land staff

1 March 2015

The Local Partner of Vento di Terra, Canaan Institute of New Pedagogy dedicated some sessions to the final assessment of the Capacity Building Training realized in the framework of the project: Promoting the Bedouin Center “Children’s Land” as a participatory

The management of the post traumatic stress disorder in Gaza

26 October 2014

It’s started in October the series of meetings for women of the Um al Nasser village, on the management of post-traumatic stress disorder caused by the conflict and the ongoing violations of human rights. The first meeting, conducted by Rehab Rehan,

How afghan silk scarves are produced

24 October 2014

“The Women of the Silk Road” is the new line of afghan silk scarves, born from a project by Vento di Terra with the local NGO Raada (Rehabilitation Association for Afghanistan and Agriculture Development), involving more than 1,000 silk manufacturers in the

The eggs arrived also in Herat

18 April 2014

Massimo Annibale Rossi, President of Vento di Terra, attended the delivery of the silkworm eggs to a thousand women of the Zinda Jan district, selected for the project “The Women of the Silk Road.” The first step in the development

Afghanistan and the Herat Province

15 January 2014

CONTEXT The country in fact has never stopped the war and is still occupied by the NATO armies. The central government is weak and unpopular, considered by many as a US puppet. Very active in the country are the new islamic mujiaddin,

Vento di Terra for the afghan women rights

12 July 2013

Vento di Terra NGO meets in Kabul  Hawca, Afghan Association committed to the defense of women. In Afghanistan in 2012 there were 120 cases of self-immolation by women who reached the endurance limit. Vento di Terra joins the “Dark Flowers” campaign to