Nabila Khashoggi, a writer and entrepreneur based in New York, has supported and worked closely with The Children for Peace ONLUS (www.thechildrenforpeace.com). Herself a mother of two sons, she has devoted much of her time to the nonprofit, nongovernmental organization, which was co founded in Rome by her stepmother Lamia Khashoggi and President of the charity Debra Mace.
The Children for Peace ONLUS works to fulfill the basic needs for survival of young people in need in every part of the globe. The organization’s ultimate goal is to improve children’s present conditions and ensure a better life for them and their own future children. Areas of particular focus include improving education; fighting drug addiction; and combating the problems of HIV/AIDS, which affects children and families throughout the developing world. The Children for Peace ONLUS has devoted significant effort to providing food and educational opportunities to children in Ethiopia, Mali, and the Palestinian Territories as well as other countries.