Personal stories

Rebuilding roofs for earthquake victims, installing drinking-water systems in arid zones, setting up child protection committees in refugee camps... There is no shortage of challenges out there for members of the SHA. Read their stories to get a glimpse of humanitarian aid in action.  

A number of web-articles and short films provide an insight into the SHA’s mission and profiles.

Ukraine’s traces of war

Humanity and patience help thousands of refugees in Niger

Report: fighting sexual and gender-based violence among refugees

Helping children exposed to war

Swiss aid for thousands of Haitians

Video portrait

Piped drinking water for Syrian refugees in Jordan 

Perspectives and protection for the next generation

Earthquake-resistant construction in Haiti