#syria

  • Article: Syria's Food Production Hits 29-Year Low

    Syria's Food Production Hits 29-Year Low

    From Voice of America|Oct. 25, 2018

    Erratic weather has caused a sharp decline in crop production this year, compared to last. Read more

  • Article: 124 Million People Were at the Brink of Starvation in 2017, New Report Finds

    124 Million People Were at the Brink of Starvation in 2017, New Report Finds

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 23, 2018

    War and famine fueled hunger crises around the world. Read more

  • Article: Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides

    Poverty Is Forcing More Refugee Girls to Become Child Brides

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 16, 2018

    "I regret that I got married. Girls my age are now studying. I am totally destroyed." Read more

  • Article: Aid Agencies Are Tackling Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Syria

    Aid Agencies Are Tackling Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Syria

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 28, 2018

    "Such behavior would be a betrayal of the people we are all here to serve." Read more

  • Article: These 10 Humanitarian Crises Are Getting Worse in 2018

    These 10 Humanitarian Crises Are Getting Worse in 2018

    From IRIN|Jan. 12, 2018

    Ongoing conflicts, famine, and ethnic cleansing affect millions worldwide. Read more

  • Article: ‘Sesame Street’ Just Got $100 Million to Help Refugee Kids

    ‘Sesame Street’ Just Got $100 Million to Help Refugee Kids

    By David Brand|Dec. 21, 2017

    The program will provide educational content and emotional support for refugees. Read more

  • Article: Syrian Girls Being Forced Into Child Marriage Are Turning to Suicide

    Syrian Girls Being Forced Into Child Marriage Are Turning to Suicide

    From CHIME FOR CHANGE and News Deeply|Aug. 7, 2017

    Girls being forced into marriages at younger ages, sometimes resulting in harrowing stories. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Plead for Ceasefire in Aleppo as Syrian Rebels Lose Grip

    World Leaders Plead for Ceasefire in Aleppo as Syrian Rebels Lose Grip

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 7, 2016

    The Syrian Army has pushed farther into Aleppo, where more than 200,000 civilians are trapped. Read more