Humanitarian work has taken Nina Morency-Brassard all over the world, including a remote village in Morocco and Turkish coastal towns crowded with Syrian refugees. But she’s learned that everybody wants the same things—safety, good health, and opportunities for their children.
“Literally everywhere I’ve worked in the world, it’s boiled down to that,” says Morency-Brassard, 29, who works for the International Rescue Committee in emergency preparedness and response. “And those are all things that we recognize that our parents wanted those opportunities for us.”
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