#Syria

  • Article: How This Global Nonprofit Is Fighting COVID-19 in Some of the World's Most Challenging Places

    How This Global Nonprofit Is Fighting COVID-19 in Some of the World's Most Challenging Places

    By Helen Lock|July 2, 2020

    The CEO of CARE spoke with Global Citizen about tackling the virus in war-torn countries. Read more

  • Article: I Work With Over 2,000 Children in Jordan’s Refugee Camps. Here's How COVID-19 Threatens Their Education.

    I Work With Over 2,000 Children in Jordan’s Refugee Camps. Here's How COVID-19 Threatens Their Education.

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 2, 2020

    We spoke to Dr. Ahmad Rababah, an education specialist working in the Za'atari and Azraq camps. Read more

  • Article: I Work in Syria With People Fleeing Conflict. Here’s How COVID-19 Is Impacting the People I Support.

    I Work in Syria With People Fleeing Conflict. Here’s How COVID-19 Is Impacting the People I Support.

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 31, 2020

    Mercy Corps' Syria director shares how COVID-19 is making an existing crisis even worse. Read more

  • Article: 1 Million Children Born as Refugees Since Start of War in Syria: Report

    1 Million Children Born as Refugees Since Start of War in Syria: Report

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 17, 2020

    A child has been killed in the war around once every 10 hours since 2014. Read more

  • Article: Yemen Once Again Ranked as Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

    Yemen Once Again Ranked as Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2020

    “The people of Yemen need humanitarian relief now.” Read more

  • Article: Mass Displacement Complicates Access to Reproductive Health Care in Syria

    Mass Displacement Complicates Access to Reproductive Health Care in Syria

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 13, 2019

    UNFPA is increasing its support for displaced Syrian women by providing reproductive health care. Read more

  • Article: London Doctor Wins Award for Building World's First Crowdfunded Children's Hospital in Syria

    London Doctor Wins Award for Building World's First Crowdfunded Children's Hospital in Syria

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 16, 2019

    British-Syrian doctor Rola Hallam turned her grief into action. Read more

  • Article: This Londoner Uses Art to Transform How We See Survivors of Modern Slavery

    This Londoner Uses Art to Transform How We See Survivors of Modern Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 1, 2019

    Syrian-born artist Sara Shamma wants to take down stereotypes in her new exhibition. Read more