Syrian refugees

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Doha Shams
Perhaps the best description of what is happening in Akkar today, regarding the Syrian refugees, would be to say that the latter’s supposed “...
Thursday, November 7, 2013
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The European Union is donating an additional 70 million euros in aid to help Syrian refugees in Lebanon during the winter months, the EU envoy to...
Friday, October 18, 2013
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Rasha Chams
The crisis of Syrian refugees in Lebanon worsens by the day. Two and a half years after war broke out in Syria, a large number of displaced Syrians...
Thursday, October 10, 2013
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Bassam Alkantar
After a brief visit to Lebanon, World Bank Vice President for the MENA region Inger Andersen proposed a four-track approach to the Syrian refugee...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
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Mouhamad Wehbe
Lebanon’s population is set to increase from a little over 4 million today to 6.4 million by 2014 if the UN Economic and Social Commission for West...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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Faten Elhajj, Nicolas Abu Rjeili
According to estimates of the Lebanese Ministry of Education, Syrian refugees of schooling age are not all enrolled in schools. Meanwhile, UNICEF...
Monday, September 16, 2013
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Mouhamad Wehbe
It is not a secret that Syrian refugees in Lebanon have stimulated consumer demand for basic goods and foodstuffs. As such, food-processing...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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More than two million Syrians have now fled their country's two and a half year civil war, the UNHCR said Tuesday. The UNHCR, in a statement released...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
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Yazan al-Saadi
In Lebanon, informal tented settlements housing Syrian refugees are on the rise. Al-Akhbar visits the settlement of al-Minieh in northern Lebanon...
Monday, August 26, 2013
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