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Lebanon Refugees

More Than Half Of Syrian Refugee Children In Lebanon Are Out Of School

Reuters | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 07.20.2016 | Impact

BEIRUT, July 19 (Reuters) - More than half of the nearly 500,000 Syrian children registered as refugees in Lebanon are missing out on formal education...

Refugee Women In Lebanon Show Incredible Resilience Despite Exploitation And Abuse

Syria Deeply | Alexandra Ma | Posted 02.15.2016 | World

Discriminatory residency policies and a severe shortfall in humanitarian aid have left Syrian women in Lebanon at risk of frequent abuse and exploitat...

Syrian Children Go Behind The Lens To Show Life As Refugees

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 11.24.2015 | World

Syrian refugee children in Lebanon who have taken up photography to overcome the trauma of war and displacement are now sharing their photos with the ...

Lebanon To Provide Education For Up To 200,000 Syrian Refugees This Year

Reuters | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.22.2015 | Impact

BEIRUT, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Lebanon is to provide schooling for tens of thousands more children this year including Syrian refugees, the education min...

Lebanese Fashion School Scouts Refugee Camps, Orphanages For Students

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2015 | Impact

* Creative Space Beirut teaches underprivileged students * Elie Saab, Zuhair Murad among world-famous Lebanese designers ...

Life for Refugees in Lebanon Becoming Increasingly Harsh

Caroline Gluck | Posted 04.01.2015 | World
Caroline Gluck

Some families were in self-constructed shelters, using plastic sheets and pieces of wood. Many of their shelters had let in snow and water -- bringing misery to their inhabitants trying to stay warm. Aid agencies politely call the living conditions of these people "substandard." In truth, they are squalid and often unfit for human habitation.

Max J. Rosenthal

'There Are Kids Who Didn't Even Know A, B, C' | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 02.27.2014 | World

BAR ELIAS, Lebanon -- The tallest structure in this small refugee camp in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley is called the education center. But like the rest of ...

Joshua Hersh

Winter Storm Bears Down On Syrian Refugees In Desperate Need Of Blankets, Shelter | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

GAZIANTEP, Turkey -- As the first flakes of snow fell on the already frozen ground of southern Turkey Tuesday night, refugee agencies and activists we...

Joshua Hersh

As Syria Peace Talks Falter, Needed Aid For Refugees Remains Stuck | Joshua Hersh | Posted 11.09.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- With hopes for comprehensive peace talks in the immediate future nearly quashed, groups monitoring the ongoing crisis in Syria say more atte...