Melanie Lidman

Correspondent for Africa and the Middle East

Melanie Lidman is a freelance journalist in Israel who covers Africa and the Middle East for Global Sisters Report. Originally from Boston and a graduate of the University of Maryland, she also works for the iTimes of Israel and has filed work for National Catholic Reporter. Previously, Melanie was the Jerusalem metro reporter for the Jerusalem Post. Though Israel has one of the highest concentration of journalists in the world, Lidman is one of the only who travels to news events almost exclusively by bicycle, which she calls Savlanut (patience). You can follow her on Twitter at @melanielidman.

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Articles by Melanie Lidman

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Q & A with Sr. Charity Lydia Katongo Nkandu May 25, 2015 Story : Blog
Looking for God under the rubble in Nepal May 14, 2015 Story : Blog
Second Nepal quake highlights importance of emotional care May 12, 2015 Story : News
In Nepal, Catholics reach out to remote areas devastated by quake May 6, 2015 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Pauline Longwani May 5, 2015 Story : Blog
Sharing new voices of sisters in Kenya, 5 May 1, 2015 Story : News
Sharing new voices of sisters in Kenya, 4 Apr 29, 2015 Story : News
Sharing new voices of sisters in Kenya, 3 Apr 27, 2015 Story : News
Sharing new voices of sisters in Kenya, 2 Apr 23, 2015 Story : News
Writing Workshop for Sisters Apr 22, 2015 Resource
Sharing new voices of sisters in Kenya Apr 22, 2015 Story : News
Presentation Sister from India builds a garden of peace in rural Zambia Apr 20, 2015 Story : News
Copper mines perpetuate poverty in Zambia Apr 15, 2015 Story : Blog
In Zambia, sisters love fried matzah Apr 1, 2015 Story : Blog
If you can train for war, you can also train for peace Mar 16, 2015 Story : News
Connecting mouse clicks to dollars helps sisters expand reach Mar 16, 2015 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Jane Wanjiru Feb 26, 2015 Story : Blog
‘Show them that they have special abilities’ Feb 23, 2015 Story : News
In Kenya, ‘shop locally’ extends to prosthetics Feb 23, 2015 Story : News
In Kenya, patience as a catalyst for change Feb 11, 2015 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Encarnación Perez Feb 5, 2015 Story : Blog
Q & A with Sr. Marie-Claire Ihorere Feb 4, 2015 Story : Blog
Giving religious workers a much-needed break Feb 2, 2015 Story : News
Sharing new voices of sisters in Uganda Jan 22, 2015 Story : News
Q & A with Sr. Mary Lilly Driciru Jan 8, 2015 Story : Blog

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