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'Be Quick, But Don't Hurry'

Hardy Vieux | Posted 07.20.2014 | Impact
Hardy Vieux

Crises have a way of swallowing quality and achievement when we allow them to justify haste. The antidote seems to be action that is strategic, reflective, and urgent.

Sophia Jones

These Syrian Refugee Photos Tell An Unlikely Story Of Human Resiliency | Sophia Jones | Posted 03.17.2014 | World

Hundreds of Syrians cross the border into Jordan every day on foot. Some are the elderly walking with children and grandchildren, leaving a lifetime b...

Eline Gordts

LOOK: Powerful Photos Show Syrian Refugees' Message To The World | Eline Gordts | Posted 10.16.2013 | World

After more than two years of fighting, Syria's refugee crisis has grown to epic proportions. More than 2 million people have fled the war-torn cou...

LOOK: The Enormity Of Syria's Refugee Crisis

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 07.19.2013 | World

An average of 6,000 Syrians a day have fled their war-torn country since the beginning of 2013, in what the United Nations considers one of the worst ...

Helping the Disabled to Live With Dignity in Jordan's Zaatari Refugee Camp

Caroline Gluck | Posted 06.16.2013 | World
Caroline Gluck

Adapting to life in Jordan's sprawling desert refugee camp, Zaatari, is hard for all refugees, but especially so for those with disabilities and special needs. With so many in the camp, it's easy for people with special needs to become isolated and almost invisible.

Obama Should Ask Jordan To Take More Syria Refugees: Rights Groups

Reuters | Posted 05.21.2013 | Impact

BEIRUT, March 21 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama should urge Jordan not to discriminate against refugees crossing its borders from Syria when he ...

It Can Be Done

Sarah Wayne Callies | Posted 04.21.2013 | Impact
Sarah Wayne Callies

There is room for so much hope for the Syrian refugees. If we harness the creative, intellectual, and emotional capital latent in their populations and if we commit as an international community to support them through their darkest hour, their children will grow up beautifully and well.

VIDEO: Syrian Refugees Share Their Plight

Posted 02.06.2012 | World

On a day when the United States closed its embassy in Syria, Time showcases a video on the plight of Syrian refugees as they flee across the border fr...