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Zaatari Refugee Camp

A Story of a Refugee Woman in Zaatari

Hind Kabawat | Posted 10.01.2015 | World
Hind Kabawat

In the harshest of environments, Syrian creativity is fostering abundant commerce in a camp of roughly 90,000 refugees. In a climate where roots take time to develop, climbing floral gardens, fragrant mint and even watermelons grow.

UN Virtual Reality Film Lets Viewers Experience Life As Syrian Refugee

AP | YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 05.19.2015 | Impact

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United Nations is using virtual reality technology to help the public experience what it is like to live in a Syrian r...

Syrian Refugee Crisis Strains Jordan's Resources

Georgette Bennett, Ph.D. | Posted 04.28.2015 | Religion
Georgette Bennett, Ph.D.

What happens when the smiling young children who greeted us with "hellos" become teenagers who have grown up in the confines of Za'atari? If they see no future, they will become vulnerable to manipulation and radicalization. We have seen it before. We're about to see it again. The world must step up and act now.

LOOK: Jordan's Zaatari Refugee Camp In Numbers

Posted 11.01.2013 | World

ZAATARI CAMP, Jordan (AP) — Jordan's Zaatari camp for Syrians fleeing their country's civil war is one of the largest refugee camps in the world. ...

LOOK: Artist Gives Syrian Kids Reason To Dream Of Better Future

AP | DALE GAVLAK | Posted 07.24.2013 | Impact

ZAATARI, Jordan -- Young Syrian children, refugees of their country's grinding civil war, playfully grab paint brushes and rollers nearly as big as th...

Amid Royal Baby Mania, Cries Of Refugee Newborns Unheard

Posted 07.23.2013 | World

International media descended on London for the much anticipated arrival of the Duchess of Cambridge's royal offspring Monday. But amid the baby mania...

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 ...