Other recent blog entries
13 Mar 2017 | Blog
Syrian children are now growing up and starting school in countries like Jordan and Lebanon, six years after the war began.
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29 Jun 2016 | Blog | Refugees | Emergency Relief | Middle East
The Oaktree shelter reopened recently after refurbishment work to ensure it is a comfortable, safe and welcoming place for women and their children.
Tags: humanitarian relief, middle east, Lebanon, development | No comments
24 Sep 2015 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Sandra Awad, Director of Communications at Caritas Syria shares the stories of people she has met who have decided to leave Syria, and those who have decided to stay.
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18 Jun 2015 | Blog | Emergency Relief
World Refugee Day, 20 June, offers us a moment to reflect, to think of the millions of refugees in the Middle East who have fled their home country, seeking a life of safety and dignity.
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18 Sep 2014 | Blog | Emergency Relief
We are confronted with the greatest crisis the world has faced since the Second World War. Every minute, four children inside Syria are forced to flee their homes. Extremists in Iraq and eastern Syria are carrying out widespread ethnic and religious cleansing in the large areas under their control. How do we confront such evil?
Tags: Syria, Cardinal Rodriguez, caritas internationalis, middle east | No comments
Now I can bathe every day, the distance to collect water for the family has been drastically reduced.We now drink clean, safe water and diseases are no longer affecting us.”
- Thandolwayo, Zimbabwe