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Syrian Wishes

05. februar 2016
Refugee youth from Syria were asked to write a letter to someone they love. The photo series “Syrian Wishes” joins the letters with beautiful portraits and paintings.
Syrian Wishes
06. februar 2016
Thousands of families wait at the border of Turkey, fleeing conflict as the Government of Syria secures control of the strategically valuable towns of Nubul and Zahra which had been under siege by opposition groups for three years.
Syrians helpless with nowhere to turn, wait at the border
05. februar 2016
“For me, it is important to be here, to learn and to move forward. It is dangerous for children to be out there,” says Kerlin Paola (9).
Education for peace in Colombia
08. februar 2016
The situation in ares bordering Turkey remains difficult. NRC's Filip Lozinski says Syrians are struggling in the cold weather.
Cold weather threatens Syrians stuck at the border

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What’s driving Syrian refugees to despair?

As world leaders and international donors meet in London this week to pledge money for the Syria crisis, millions of refugees across the Middle East are being driven into further despair.

A look into Zaatari camp during winter

Mohammad, a Syrian refugee, resident in Zaatari camp in Jordan, sells hot beans on a cart in the main market street as the first winter rain begins to fall.

88 percent of Syrians in the south living in extreme poverty

At least 88 percent of households in southern Syria are living in extreme poverty, compared to pre-crisis levels of only 5 percent, says a new report from aid agencies CARE, NRC, and FAO (RFSAN, iMMAP).

An appeal to end the suffering in Syria

Today, leaders of humanitarian organisations and UN agencies call for urgent action to end the bloodshed in Syria.

Colombia's bumpy road to peace

In Colombia, huge challenges remain in order to achieve peace and important issues need to be settled between the parties.

Afghan displaced children and youth paint their lives

Through the delivery of a series of art therapy workshops, the project depicted provides a much needed psychosocial support to over four hundred Afghan children affected by displacement.

In dad’s footsteps

“I hope we can be with my father again,” says Amar (9). After her father arrived in Sweden safely, the rest of the Syrian family embarked on a dangerous journey towards Europe.

Five charts explaining why the London conference needs to succeed

On Thursday, more than 70 heads of state met in London to pledge financial support to Syrians affected by the war. Here are five charts explaining why the conference in London needs to succeed.

Only scaled-up donor support can spare a generation the impact of Syrian conflict

USD$1.4 billion needed to get every Syrian child back in school, say aid agencies.

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