#Syria

  • Article: Number of Internally Displaced People Worldwide Hits Record High, Report Says
    Citizenship

    Number of Internally Displaced People Worldwide Hits Record High, Report Says

    By Sushmita Roy|May 10, 2019

    Approximately 41 million people have been displaced by disaster and conflict. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Urges UN to Hold Those Who Use Rape as a Weapon of War Accountable
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Urges UN to Hold Those Who Use Rape as a Weapon of War Accountable

    By Daniele Selby|April 23, 2019

    The actress and humanitarian penned a powerful op-ed to the UN as it considers a new resolution. Read more

  • Article: Syrian Refugee Women Set Up Sold-Out Pop-Up Restaurant in Wales
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    Syrian Refugee Women Set Up Sold-Out Pop-Up Restaurant in Wales

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 22, 2019

    The families cooked up a feast for 120 people in Aberystwyth. Read more

  • Article: At Least 29 Syrian Refugee Children Have Died This Winter
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    At Least 29 Syrian Refugee Children Have Died This Winter

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 1, 2019

    Most have died from hypothermia. Read more

  • Article: Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 29, 2019

    “These are real people experiencing rates of hunger that are simply unacceptable.” Read more

  • Article: 15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month
    Health

    15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 16, 2019

    The youngest child was only one hour old. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London
    Girls & Women

    Angelina Jolie Is Bringing a Film Festival Combatting Sexual Violence in Conflict to London

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 26, 2018

    The British Film Institute hosted the festival in London. Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Can Finally Give Vaccines in This Remote Syrian Camp
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    Aid Workers Can Finally Give Vaccines in This Remote Syrian Camp

    Nov. 5, 2018|Voice of America

    Aid workers have never entered the 3-year-old Rukban Camp due to security concerns. Read more