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29/03/2021
The European Union and United Nations will host the fifth Brussels Conference on “Supporting the future of Syria and the region” on 29-30 March 2021. On 29 March, the Day of Dialogue will allow to pursue dialogue between civil society, refugee...
08/02/2021 - News
The European Union will host the fifth Brussels Conference on “Supporting the future of Syria and the region” on 29-30 March 2021. In view of COVID-19 restrictions, the Conference will take place in virtual format.
21/01/2021 - Blog post
In early October 2020, widespread wildfires raged in Syria’s coastal regions, in a country already ravaged by conflict. Some people had to evacuate rapidly, others were seriously injured and many lost not only their homes to the fires, but also...
15/01/2021
13/01/2021 - Blog post
As conflict continues in Syria, the European Union and the World Food Programme are stepping in to help displaced families.
23/12/2020 - Video
The war in Syria, now in its 10th year, has forced millions to flee for safety and leave their homes and belongings behind. Neighbouring Turkey currently hosts 3.6 million Syrian refugees, over 1.6 million of them children. Thanks to EU humanitarian...
28/10/2020 - Photo story
Turkey currently hosts the largest refugee population in the world – close to 4 million. The coronavirus outbreak has added new challenges to their already dire situation. Many vulnerable refugees struggle to make ends meet, and cannot afford...
18/09/2020 - Video
After years of displacement, Abbas returns to his hometown Mleha in Eastern Ghouta, only to find his house completely damaged. He used to be a farmer, but with an amputated leg, injured left eye and high rate of unemployment, he could not find a...
31/08/2020 - Video
“I don’t want to think about you, you have hurt me a lot, but I would never hurt you back…” are some of the lyrics to a song written by Ali and Mohamad, 2 aspiring rappers from northern Lebanon. These boys never knew how to read and write, but...
30/06/2020 - Video
Mahmoud is 12 years old and lives in Syria. An accident with an unexploded shell killed his cousin. He lost his left leg, but that didn't stop him from pursuing his dream of becoming a black belt in Karate. The European Union funds the work of...

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