Coaching emerging leadership

Coaching emerging leadership

Earlier in 2020, PLACE put out a call for professionals from around the world who wanted to connect with emerging leaders from newcomer backgrounds. Through this far reaching call we welcomed 11 professionals, representing 9 nationalities and spanning across 5...
Siba, a creator of safe spaces

Siba, a creator of safe spaces

One day when Siba was teaching, one of her students asked if she would like to be her mother. She was shocked, she was moved, she was worried. The challenges faced by children in their personal lives reflect directly on their behaviour towards learning. As a teacher,...
Miora, explorer of learning and longevity

Miora, explorer of learning and longevity

A bold prototyper and relentless believer in the mantra of “build, test, destroy, repeat”, Miora brings agility and insights to all the projects she leads.  As the Learning Manager for My Image, My Story, Miora was responsible for prototyping PLACE’s first program...
Ahlam, the first female yemeni street-artist

Ahlam, the first female yemeni street-artist

Ahlam breathes through art. Her work is a reflection of her life and the world that surrounds her.  While growing up in Yemen, Ahlam felt an urge to speak out against the inequalities women were facing in their day to day lives. In order to make herself heard she...