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12/20/13

The Wish List

by Johanna Mitscherlich


When I was a child I used to write a wish list before Christmas. A few days before Christmas Eve I put it on the table of our terrace and shouted “Santa Read More

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10/31/13

Progress Positive, but Refugees Can’t Be Forgotten

By Kadry Furany

Despite positive news regarding Syria’s chemical weapons, the refugee situation resulting from this conflict remains a crisis. Kadry Furany, vice president of Read More

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10/22/13

Crisis in Syria: What Remains Unsaid

By Johanna Mitscherlich, October 2013

 

On a dusty road in the city of Irbid in the north of Jordan, about an hour's drive from the Syrian border, box-shaped Read More

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10/22/13

Crisis in Syria: Packing My Suitcase

By Johanna Mitscherlich, October 2013

 

I am moving my belongings from one corner of my flat to another, stacking shirts, pants and jackets, piling books and my Read More

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6/20/13

Syrian Refugee Crisis: Good to Remember

by Matthew Sugrue, Amman & Zarqa project manager for the CARE Jordan Syria Emergency Response Program

 

It is difficult to write about what it is like to work with the Read More

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6/17/13

Syrian Refugee Crisis: “Perhaps the problem in Syria is more temporary than ours. I hope so.’

by Adel Sarkozi, CARE International Rapid Response Team

The conflict in Syria, which began in March 2011, has left more than 10.5 million people throughout the region in need of Read More

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4/24/13

CRISIS IN SYRIA: “Please don't forget us!"

Wafaa Adnan Albaik, 32, a case manager at CARE's refugee center in Amman describes her work.

I have been working at CARE's refugee center for three months. Read More

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3/19/13

CRISIS IN SYRIA: Indecent Proposals

By Deborah Underdown, CARE UK

 

"Are you Syrian? Will you marry me?" Read More

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3/18/13

CRISIS IN SYRIA: When 6-year-old Tasinne was diagnosed with cancer, her family had to leave

By Deborah Underdown, CARE UK

Tasinne, 6 year old Syrian refugee. © 2013 Deborah Underdown/CARE

Ibtisan sits on the floor surrounded by her five children. There is Read More

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3/15/13

Mali – let”s not forget those who have suffered the most and seen the worst

Claudine Mensah Awute, Country Director with CARE Mali, describes the humanitarian crisis in the West African nation.

"Suddenly a bullet pierced the bedroom door of my children; it Read More

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