Humanitarian

Friday 2 September 2016

Khaled: Brought in back from the heat

Fouad and his family's struggle with heat comes to and end

It is summer, a time usually associated with vacations, camps and long stays in tents outdoor- in the lap of Mother Nature. It is a time when people look to enjoy a well-earned holiday after a long season.

Wednesday 20 July 2016

Tarek's heavy bag

His black duffle bag is full to the brim. He drags it along the floor and straps the drawstring on his shoulder with two consecutive moves. Today’s journey has begun.

Tarek, 12, is leaving his house to embark on a tour around one of the villages in Mount Lebanon. Inside his bag, there are clothes, linen and socks. For the next five hours, he will try to market as much as he can. He is a child on a mission.

Thursday 9 June 2016

A daily trip to safety

Samer enjoys being at Save the Children's child-friendly space

There is something missing in the few yards Samer* will travel to join his friends in the nearby tent today. The encouraging voice of his brother will no more be there to cheer him up. Bilal died in a car crash last night.

Wednesday 1 June 2016

Pen Pals Exchange Happy Thoughts

Syrian children replied to their pen pals in Australia

From one side of the world to the other, letters travelled. The senders have never met the receivers, but they certainly have a lot to speak about.

Thursday 26 May 2016

Mobile Library Spreads the Love of Reading

Mobile Library reaches out to children across the North

The joy of reading is extended, and is visible on the eager faces of children. Eyes widen with every turn of a page. Concentration becomes more intense.

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