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Kiron CEO Tobias Ernst visits Kiron Jordan

Kiron CEO Tobias Ernst visits Kiron Jordan

Our CEO Tobias has recently traveled to Jordan to visit the growing Kiron MENA team accompanied by Anna Häßlin from the Schöpflin Stiftung, Lea Batal from our Lebanon Office and hosted by Allison Church our Regional Director for MENA. Together, they met with senior...

Meet Julian

Meet Julian

Since starting at Kiron last February, Julian has quickly become a part of the Kiron community. After getting his masters in bioinformatics, a field which combines biology, computer science, and statistics to interpret data, he initially took a job at a marketing firm...

Transform through Education

Transform through Education

Framing the Issue As part of the H&M Foundation’s continued commitment to education, it partnered with Kiron Open Higher Education, a nonprofit organization that uses digital innovation to provide refugees with access to quality higher education. One of the main...

Rima

Rima

Rima's Story   I like to listen to what my heart says and do what I want. My name is Rima, I am a Kurdish 21-year-old girl from Aleppo, Syria. First, my family lived in the Kurdish regions in Syria in the North, but there were always problems with Arabs and Kurds....