#Jordan

  • Article: Finally! Jordan Set to Appeal Rape Law Loophole
    Girls & Women

    Finally! Jordan Set to Appeal Rape Law Loophole

    By Colleen Curry|April 28, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And Jordan isn’t the only place. Read more

  • Article: Why the World’s Poorest Countries Are Taking in the Most Refugees
    Citizenship

    Why the World’s Poorest Countries Are Taking in the Most Refugees

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 1, 2017

    Turkey took in fewer than 20 Syrian refugees in 2011. Now, it’s host to 2.7 million. Read more

  • Article: From Embroidery to Bread: How Women in Jordan Are Growing Diverse Micro-businesses
    Finance & Innovation

    From Embroidery to Bread: How Women in Jordan Are Growing Diverse Micro-businesses

    Nov. 7, 2016|United Nations Foundation

    From Syria and Jordan, these women are smart and business savvy. Read more

  • Article: The Future Belongs to Educated Girls: Stories From the Za’atari Refugee Camp
    Education

    The Future Belongs to Educated Girls: Stories From the Za’atari Refugee Camp

    Aug. 2, 2016|Johnson & Johnson

    Education offers Syrian children hope for a brighter future in the face of five years of conflict. Read more

  • Video: Kids soccer charity generosity refugees helping
    Citizenship

    These soccer kids are selling gear and shoveling snow to help refugees play

    By Joe McCarthy|June 8, 2016

    When they talk about how lucky they are to have cleats and play on fields, they mean it. Read more

  • Article: Crisis, daughters and education: Ghoussoon’s story
    Education

    Crisis, daughters and education: Ghoussoon’s story

    By Salam Darwaza|May 17, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    How one single mother is fighting for her children's education as a refugee in Jordan Read more

  • Article: Inspired by Malala, this Syrian refugee girl leads art classes to end child marriage
    Girls & Women

    Inspired by Malala, this Syrian refugee girl leads art classes to end child marriage

    By Meghan Werft|April 19, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    At only 15, she’s already making Malala proud. Read more

  • Article: No 12-year-old should have to give up school
    Education

    No 12-year-old should have to give up school

    Feb. 20, 2016|CARE

    Meet Rabee’ - a 12 year old Syrian refugee forced out of the classroom and into the world of work. Read more