Syria (arabic: سوريا sūriyā), officially known as the syrian arab republic (arabic: الجمهورية العربية السورية al-jumhūrīyah al-ʻarabīyah as-sūrīyah), is a country in western asia, bordering lebanon and the mediterranean sea to the west, turkey to the north, iraq to the east, jordan to the south, and israel to the southwest. As the crisis brews over syrian refugees trying to enter european countries, questions have been raised over why they are not heading to wealthy gulf states closer to home. Europe will need to do far more to provide for asylum seekers within our borders but while europe copes with tens of thousands, lebanon, jordan and turkey urgently need more aid to cope with millions.
In resettling more syrian refugees quickly and equitably, washington will win a moral victory, which in turn will help it persuade allies to do more to help resolve the syrian war and the attendant humanitarian catastrophe. Seeing harrowing images from war zones in syria and iraq can make people feel at a loss of how to help, but there are ways australians can lend a hand. Islamic relief usa: the nonprofit has helped more than 9 million syrians in need by providing food, medical aid, blankets, mattresses, clothing, and other necessities you can donate here. Hello everyone i have a visitor comming from syria to the usa i will be very honest in saying i dont know much about arab culture or syria for that matter i am very open minded and want to make the best impression for my friend comming to the usa for the first time.
One of the few organizations that directly provides aid on the ground in syria, including food, clothing, water, sanitation and crucial medical assistance to help people to stay in syria. Help find and organize learning resources in subjects that syrian children want to learn you don't need to know arabic to contribute - they need english learning resources too click below to see how this works. The crisis in syria has shaken our conscience with images of innocent men, women, and children suffering from the devastation within their own country, surviving as refugees in neighboring countries, in many cases leaving everything behind. These syrian refugees need help: homes, jobs, teachers and friends since the beginning of the syrian civil war, millions of syrians have been forced out of their homes creating the largest refugee crisis since world war ii (norton.
Children in syria need your help urgently send them food, water and health care now the situation for children in syria is dire the brutal civil war that began in 2011 has had a devastating effect on the beleaguered nation's children. 10 things that syrian refugees need now there are more refugees in the world right now than at any point in history in addition to the bare necessities: food, water, shelter, this vulnerable group needs us to be their champions. As the news seeping out of a bitterly divided and blood-soaked syria grows more alarming by the day, scholars as well as pundits, expatriates, and concerned citizens are asking what can be done a logical step, a vote from the united nations security council calling for syrian leader bashar al-assad.
Refugees need help navigating complex laws around immigration status too a group of law students realized that both could benefit from working together and created an organization that pairs law students and professionals with refugees ( 15 percent are syrian) in need of legal assistance. In fact, some 53 million syrian children need our help right now syria: in their words it's quite another to hear syria's children express the realities of war in their own words. Help us provide even more support to syrian families in desperate need of help school supplies among the things child refugees must leave behind, one of the most significant is their education. Syrian government authorities and armed opposition groups should immediately and without condition facilitate the delivery of humanitarian aid to opposition-controlled parts of aleppo city the.
Let capitol hill know this issue matters to you and we need to do more together support organizations such as migration and refugee services and your local catholic charities you can also volunteer to help refugees in your own area through local refugee resettlement centers. After five years of war, syria's refugees need far more than food -- they and the countries where they are staying need jobs, infrastructure and education.
But one fact is simple: millions of syrians need our help according to the un, $46 billion was required to meet the urgent needs of the most vulnerable syrians in 2017 — but only a little more than half was received. The syrian american medical society is a health care relief agency that works inside syria and its neighboring countries to treat the sick and injured sams treated more than 26 million syrians. The irc also runs two livelihood centers in idlib that each year help around 2,000 young syrians (most are under 30) boost their income and find more regular work through training, apprenticeships and business start-up grants.