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Posts tagged ‘Syria’

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Helping Syria’s children thrive again
17th Feb, 17 | Posted by Megan McGrath
Helping Syria’s children thrive again

“Look around this room, what else of value do I have apart from my children? I now know what I can do to invest in my children to help them feel loved, supported and develop to the best of their ability."

The cost of conflict: Syria’s shattered economy
13th Apr, 16 | Posted by Emma Wanchap
The cost of conflict: Syria’s shattered economy

World Vision's Emma Wanchap highlights what the cost of conflict has been for Syria's economy and the neighbouring nations also bearing the impact.

Melissa Doyle: what five years of conflict means for the lives of refugees
15th Mar, 16 | Posted by Melissa Doyle
Melissa Doyle: what five years of conflict means for the lives of refugees

World Vision Ambassador Melissa Doyle reflects on five years of conflict in Syria, and what that means for refugees like Hind, the young woman she met in a refugee camp in Lebanon.

The most important New Year’s Resolutions ever made
8th Jan, 16 | Posted by Laura Gemmell
The most important New Year’s Resolutions ever made

Why the world needs to commit to - and not give up on - the new Sustainable Development Goals, to build a better world for future generations.

Paris attacks echo Syria’s tragedy
20th Nov, 15 | Posted by Jenn Hill
Paris attacks echo Syria’s tragedy

The attack in Paris has left the world reeling and has brought renewed attention to the crisis in Syria. Since the latest conflict began in Syria nearly five years ago, the death toll is equivalent to the people of Syria suffering a Paris attack every single day.

“Where are they going?” The difficult choice facing Syrian refugees
18th Aug, 15 | Posted by Erin Joyce
“Where are they going?” The difficult choice facing Syrian refugees

I’m at Azraq refugee camp, about 100 kilometres east of Jordan’s capital city, Amman, but I may as well be on another planet. I’m far from the bustling streets, the scent of that morning’s freshly baked bread, the restaurants, the gleaming shopping malls and tall buildings. The atmosphere in...