Long Lake student organizes run for Syrian refugeesimage
30 Oct 2015

Long Lake student organizes run for Syrian refugees

Lillian Dechene, a sophomore at Long Lake Central School, was watching the news one night about the plight of the […]

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Hip-hop artist Omar Offendum uses music to bridge Syrian-American divideimage
30 Oct 2015

Hip-hop artist Omar Offendum uses music to bridge Syrian-American divide

He was born in Saudi Arabia, raised in Washington, DC, and is currently living in Los Angeles, California. A Muslim […]

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«Art for Syria» initiative born out of crisisimage
30 Oct 2015

«Art for Syria» initiative born out of crisis

A young Canadian of Syrian origin launched an initiative «Art for Syria», in an effort not to forget the marginalized […]

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Fundraisers restore disabled Syrian refugee’s faith in humanityimage
30 Oct 2015

Fundraisers restore disabled Syrian refugee’s faith in humanity

EXCLUSIVE: Volunteers of an international aid organisation have raised over £5,000 to pay for the rent and accommodation of a […]

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Ohio University’s Arabic Language Student Association spreads awareness about Syrian refugee crisisimage
30 Oct 2015

Ohio University’s Arabic Language Student Association spreads awareness about Syrian refugee crisis

The Arabic Language Student Association held a Syrian Refugee Fundraiser on Wednesday in Front Room to raise money and awareness. […]

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UN: 13.5 million people in Syria need humanitarian aid, protectionimage
29 Oct 2015

UN: 13.5 million people in Syria need humanitarian aid, protection

About 13.5 million people in Syria are now in need of humanitarian assistance and some sort of protection –an increase […]

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Carp artist raising funds for Syrian refugeesimage
29 Oct 2015

Carp artist raising funds for Syrian refugees

A Carp artist is selling prints of an original painting of two young Syrian children to raise funds for a […]

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Qatar Charity sets aside QR100mn for Syrian refugeesimage
29 Oct 2015

Qatar Charity sets aside QR100mn for Syrian refugees

Around 50 international, regional and local humanitarian organisations took part yesterday in the Syrian Humanitarian Crisis Conference (SHCC) organised by […]

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Webster Athens WWW Project Supports Syrian Refugeesimage
28 Oct 2015

Webster Athens WWW Project Supports Syrian Refugees

Webster University Athens’ first-ever Webster Works Worldwide project on Oct. 7 brought students, faculty and staff to the soup kitchen […]

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About 260,000 Syrian children are being educated in Turkeyimage
28 Oct 2015

About 260,000 Syrian children are being educated in Turkey

About 260,000 Syrian children are registered as pupils in Turkey, out of which around 50,000 study at state schools, a […]

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Refugee-Run School In Egypt Supports Syrians Who Have Fallen Behind, Been Bulliedimage
28 Oct 2015

Refugee-Run School In Egypt Supports Syrians Who Have Fallen Behind, Been Bullied

Syrian refugees are often harassed at public schools and don’t get the psychosocial support they need. In an unfinished building […]

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Charities helping Syrian refugees towards their goalimage
28 Oct 2015

Charities helping Syrian refugees towards their goal

It is a scene that would not look out of place in any Scottish town. Children playing football on an […]

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Buy books and help Syrian refugeesimage
28 Oct 2015

Buy books and help Syrian refugees

Waterstones has launched the Buy Books For Syria appeal to raise £1 million for Oxfam’s Syria Crisis Appeal Visit Waterstones […]

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Over 120,000 Syrians displaced in October: UNimage
27 Oct 2015

Over 120,000 Syrians displaced in October: UN

At least 120,000 people have been displaced by fighting in the Syrian provinces of Aleppo, Hama and Idlib since the […]

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Teaching Stuff in Deraa Transform one Chicken Farm into a school that accommodates 200 studentimage
27 Oct 2015

Teaching Stuff in Deraa Transform one Chicken Farm into a school that accommodates 200 student

Teaching stuff in Derra city transferred one chicken farm into a school that accommodate 200 student in the elementary school, […]

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‘Don’t forget Syrian families,’ Australian documenting stories of refugees urgesimage
27 Oct 2015

‘Don’t forget Syrian families,’ Australian documenting stories of refugees urges

An aid worker who recently returned from a refugee camp in Jordan has urged Australians not to forget the people […]

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Artist wants Calgarians to walk a mile in refugees’ shoesimage
27 Oct 2015

Artist wants Calgarians to walk a mile in refugees’ shoes

On Salima Stanley-Bhanji’s last day in Jordan, after spending weeks talking with Syrian refugees about their experiences, one of her […]

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Turkish aid agency campaigns for flour donations to Syriaimage
26 Oct 2015

Turkish aid agency campaigns for flour donations to Syria

Turkish aid agency the Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) has launched a campaign for flour donations to boost its bread production […]

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Don’t bite the biscuit! UN says accidentally shipped expired biscuits to Syria, wants to send doctorsimage
26 Oct 2015

Don’t bite the biscuit! UN says accidentally shipped expired biscuits to Syria, wants to send doctors

The United Nations has admitted that it has mistakenly sent a cargo of expired biscuits to Syria. “We can confirm […]

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Montreal artists raise awareness for refugeesimage
26 Oct 2015

Montreal artists raise awareness for refugees

As the conflict rages on in Syria, a group of Montrealers is calling on prime minister-designate Justin Trudeau to live […]

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Guelph responds to Syrian refugee crisisimage
26 Oct 2015

Guelph responds to Syrian refugee crisis

GUELPH — Next weekend, a large band of people will trek the entire length of Guelph, symbolically carrying their worldly […]

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Syrian classes ease pain of exiled refugees in Egyptimage
26 Oct 2015

Syrian classes ease pain of exiled refugees in Egypt

In an unfinished building on the outskirts of Cairo that echoes with the clatter of construction, a Syrian instructor walks […]

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Fundraising concert in support of Syrian refugees at Farm Centreimage
21 Oct 2015

Fundraising concert in support of Syrian refugees at Farm Centre

International Sustainable Community Assistance (ISCA) is hosting a fundraising concert in support of Syrian refugees families on Thursday, Oct. 22, […]

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LAWYER DONATES EXPERTISE TO HELP SYRIAN REFUGEESimage
21 Oct 2015

LAWYER DONATES EXPERTISE TO HELP SYRIAN REFUGEES

Becoming a mother changed the way a Stittsville lawyer saw the world around her, and after witnessing the media coverage […]

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More than 4 million Syrians have been forced to leave their homesimage
20 Oct 2015

More than 4 million Syrians have been forced to leave their homes

UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) – According to him, 60 million people across the globe are currently refugees that represents a tough […]

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Japanese photographer and Syrian husband hope to raise awareness of refugee issueimage
20 Oct 2015

Japanese photographer and Syrian husband hope to raise awareness of refugee issue

A Japanese photographer who is married to a former Syrian refugee hopes her new exhibition will shed light on the […]

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Turkey receives 2015 Humanitarian Award of CAIR for refugee effortsimage
19 Oct 2015

Turkey receives 2015 Humanitarian Award of CAIR for refugee efforts

Turkey received an award on Saturday from the largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization in the U.S. for its […]

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Old Firm ambulances to help Syrian refugeesimage
19 Oct 2015

Old Firm ambulances to help Syrian refugees

TWO charities associated with the Old Firm have pledged to join forces to buy two ambulances and donate them to […]

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24% Of Syrian Refugee Girls In Lebanon Forced To Marry Before 18. Here’s Who’s Helpingimage
19 Oct 2015

24% Of Syrian Refugee Girls In Lebanon Forced To Marry Before 18. Here’s Who’s Helping

Experts say education is key to keeping girls from becoming child brides. Syrian children are at risk of becoming the […]

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Spanish women knit blankets of love for Syria’s displacedimage
19 Oct 2015

Spanish women knit blankets of love for Syria’s displaced

Working at home or huddled together in cafes, women of all ages across Spain have furiously knitted hundreds of blankets […]

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Ahmed and His Right for Educationimage
18 Oct 2015

Ahmed and His Right for Education

Anamel School is continuing promoting for the Syrian students to gain the right to education through improving access to education, […]

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Syrian refugees in Lebanon dream of having heatersimage
16 Oct 2015

Syrian refugees in Lebanon dream of having heaters

Syrian refugees in Lebanon is trying to adapt with his new status through search for job provide to him and […]

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Syrian refugee donations roll in from Bradford on Avonimage
16 Oct 2015

Syrian refugee donations roll in from Bradford on Avon

RESIDENTS in Bradford on Avon have donated supplies to charities aiding Syrian refugee families after a Big Night In event […]

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OC Vietnamese and Syrian Communities Team for Syrian Refugee Relief Abroadimage
16 Oct 2015

OC Vietnamese and Syrian Communities Team for Syrian Refugee Relief Abroad

The tragic image of lifeless toddler Aylan Kurdi on the shores of a Turkish beach has come to symbolize the […]

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EMU students collecting donations for Syrian refugeesimage
16 Oct 2015

EMU students collecting donations for Syrian refugees

Eastern Michigan University’s Middle Eastern Student Association is collecting donations for refugees, but the clothing, appliances, money and furniture gathered […]

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Gender-based violence is a problem among refugees, and not much is being done about itimage
15 Oct 2015

Gender-based violence is a problem among refugees, and not much is being done about it

An initiative to protect refugee women and children went largely unnoticed, and unenforced, among the humanitarian workers meant to protect […]

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Music born out of the Syrian refugee conflictimage
15 Oct 2015

Music born out of the Syrian refugee conflict

On one of those nights when a boat full of Syrian refugees reached the Greek island of Lesbos through the […]

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Syrians discover new use for mobile phones – finding waterimage
15 Oct 2015

Syrians discover new use for mobile phones – finding water

LONDON, Oct 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Struggling with frequent water cuts, residents of Syria’s battered city of Aleppo have […]

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GRIME COMES TOGETHER IN SUPPORT OF THE SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISISimage
14 Oct 2015

GRIME COMES TOGETHER IN SUPPORT OF THE SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISIS

On Monday 19th October, the grime and UK rap scene will prove its ability to come together in support of […]

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Hundreds of Lawyers Urge UK Government to Accept More Syrian Refugeesimage
13 Oct 2015

Hundreds of Lawyers Urge UK Government to Accept More Syrian Refugees

A group of over 300 lawyers have demanded that the UK accept more Syria refugees, arguing the number being offered […]

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Lynchburg Man Collects Donations for Syrian Refugeesimage
13 Oct 2015

Lynchburg Man Collects Donations for Syrian Refugees

Lynchburg, VA – A Lynchburg man is collecting donations for the millions of Syrians, who have left their homes to […]

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“Sendyan” Virtual University for Syrians in Campsimage
13 Oct 2015

“Sendyan” Virtual University for Syrians in Camps

Huffington Post website in Arabic detected that the founder of “Manast Rawaq” for education, complete implementation and cooperation mechanisms with […]

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16-Meters Length, A Rubber Tube To Help The Refugees Across The Seaimage
12 Oct 2015

16-Meters Length, A Rubber Tube To Help The Refugees Across The Sea

A British expert in marine rescue operations invented a rubber tube to help steeped refugees at sea, according to a […]

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Kuwait Red Crescent opens playground for Syrian children in Lebanonimage
12 Oct 2015

Kuwait Red Crescent opens playground for Syrian children in Lebanon

The Kuwait Red Crescent Society opened on Friday 9 October, a playground for children of Syrian refugees in the town […]

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Local Non-Profit Prepared To Take In Syrian Refugeesimage
09 Oct 2015

Local Non-Profit Prepared To Take In Syrian Refugees

CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) – If and when Syrian refugees are placed in Chattanooga, their first stop will be at the […]

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Coloradans Rally for Syrian Refugeesimage
08 Oct 2015

Coloradans Rally for Syrian Refugees

Local supporters of Syrian refugees lined the Colorado State Capitol steps Oct. 3, holding candles hoping to get the U.S. […]

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Syrian Journalist Wins Award for Courageous Reporting Despite Dangersimage
08 Oct 2015

Syrian Journalist Wins Award for Courageous Reporting Despite Dangers

London- Despite living in hiding and fearing for her life, Syrian journalist Kholoud Waleed persists in reporting on the suffering […]

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Frederick Muslim groups collect money and clothing for Syrian refugeesimage
08 Oct 2015

Frederick Muslim groups collect money and clothing for Syrian refugees

As the United States prepares to accept increased numbers of Syrian refugees, some local Muslims say they are ready to […]

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Syrian refugees increasingly return home as UN cuts aid to Jordanimage
07 Oct 2015

Syrian refugees increasingly return home as UN cuts aid to Jordan

Growing numbers of Syrian refugees are returning to their war-ravaged homeland from Jordan because they can’t survive in exile after […]

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Europe’s refugee camps ‘detention centers in disguise’: UNimage
07 Oct 2015

Europe’s refugee camps ‘detention centers in disguise’: UN

Registration centers for refugees arriving in the EU should not become “detention centers in disguise,” the UN’s senior human rights […]

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The UNHCR and Kickstarter are trying to crowdfund more support for refugeesimage
07 Oct 2015

The UNHCR and Kickstarter are trying to crowdfund more support for refugees

As the conversation about Europe’s refugee influx continues, one question that keeps coming up is where—and how—to find the massively […]

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Innovation to save the refugees from drowningimage
07 Oct 2015

Innovation to save the refugees from drowning

A number of Germans and Austrians activists created plastic plants equipped with solar-powered, phone and provider GPS service, and distributed […]

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“Because you are a Human” Shares Children their joyimage
06 Oct 2015

“Because you are a Human” Shares Children their joy

“Because You Are A Human” organization, competent in psychosocial support, launched campaign on the occasion of Eid al-Adha during the […]

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Education for refugees can help save Syria’s lost generationimage
06 Oct 2015

Education for refugees can help save Syria’s lost generation

With the world’s focus firmly on the European response to the refugee crisis in recent weeks, attention has been diverted […]

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For Addie Tinholt’s 8th birthday, she wants to sponsor a Syrian refugee familyimage
06 Oct 2015

For Addie Tinholt’s 8th birthday, she wants to sponsor a Syrian refugee family

Addie Tinholt asked for something a little different for her eighth birthday this week. The home-schooled Vancouver girl wants to […]

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School pupils sell cake to help Syrian refugeesimage
06 Oct 2015

School pupils sell cake to help Syrian refugees

Hearted children transformed their East Dorset school into a bakery to raise money for Syrian refugees last week. With the […]

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Turkish magazine in Arabic for Syrian children in campsimage
05 Oct 2015

Turkish magazine in Arabic for Syrian children in camps

The Turkish “TRT ÇOCUK” started to issue Arabic-language magazine devoted to Syrian children in the Turkish-Syrian border camps. The magazine […]

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Charity tries art therapy to heal refugee kids’ traumaimage
05 Oct 2015

Charity tries art therapy to heal refugee kids’ trauma

A recent charity mission to a Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon left a deep impression on Singapore permanent resident Laurence […]

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Students push to help Syrian refugee crisisimage
05 Oct 2015

Students push to help Syrian refugee crisis

STAFF and students from Cowes Enterprise College got on their bikes to raise money for Syrian refugees. Around 40 staff […]

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Orlando Bloom highlights the #SyriaCrisis by visiting a refugee camp in Macedoniaimage
02 Oct 2015

Orlando Bloom highlights the #SyriaCrisis by visiting a refugee camp in Macedonia

Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom has met with migrants at a transit camp in Macedonia as they make their way into […]

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San Antonio fund benefits Syrian refugeesimage
01 Oct 2015

San Antonio fund benefits Syrian refugees

SAN ANTONIO – The refugee crisis in Syria is reaching right into the hearts of San Antonians who are not […]

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Pic A Pop Fundraising for Syrian Refugeesimage
01 Oct 2015

Pic A Pop Fundraising for Syrian Refugees

From now until January 1st, every time you crack open a bottle of Pic A Pop you are helping with […]

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Ready Pac to train Syrian refugeesimage
01 Oct 2015

Ready Pac to train Syrian refugees

Ready Pac Foods Inc. plans to hire and train some of the 10,000 or more Syrian refugees President Obama has […]

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Music aims to prompt help for Syrian refugeesimage
01 Oct 2015

Music aims to prompt help for Syrian refugees

When Aylan Kurdi’s photo was splashed across front pages around the world, showing the three-year-old’s body lying facedown and lifeless […]

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