#Syria

  • 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

  • Article: Child Marriage: Everything You Need to Know

    Child Marriage: Everything You Need to Know

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Aug. 27, 2019

    Every two seconds, a girl gets married. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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