20 05, 2019

Syrians seek refuge in Saudi Arabia

By Ammar Hamou|2021-03-18T09:14:19+02:00May 20, 2019|

Amman- Speaking in a hushed voice so as not to disturb his sleeping bunkmates, Mohammad al-Zu’bi recounted a tired story of exile that knows no end.

20 05, 2019

Podcast: Voices from the diaspora

By Ammar Hamou|2021-02-11T09:49:43+02:00May 20, 2019|

Amman- Eight years after the outbreak of the Syrian Revolution, Syria’s civil war remains one of the most important issues facing the international community. The world is still occupied with the “Syrian Refugee question,” a question whose answer is found not only in policy, but also in the deeply touching stories that Syrians carry with them on their journey to a better life. Many of these stories are being heard for the first time.

28 02, 2019

Souriyeh / سوريّة: The women of Syrian journalism

By Justin ClarkBarrett Limoges|2021-02-11T09:51:38+02:00February 28, 2019|

Syria’s 2011 uprising gave hundreds of Syrian journalists a new voice to tell their country’s story. But have men and women been given an equal voice? What if the language we use to describe Syrian issues is, in and of itself, biased? What if we’re missing half the story?

27 02, 2019

Souriyeh / سوريّة: Art in Exile Part 1

By Alice Al Maleh|2021-02-11T09:51:38+02:00February 27, 2019|

As a stateless Palestinian from Syria who has spent the past eight years in exile since fleeing her home—first in Algeria and now in Denmark—Samara Sallam often finds herself grappling with questions of identity and belonging.

24 02, 2019

Souriyeh / سوريّة: Damascus-Beqaa

By Madeline Edwards|2021-02-11T09:51:39+02:00February 24, 2019|

Hop onto any one of the public minibuses parked on the street outside, and you can be in Damascus in about an hour or two. It’s one of many reminders of home here at Women Now, a center run by Syrian women refugees in Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley.

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