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Amazing young filmmakers come to Amsterdam for OneMinutesJr Awards 2014

Publicado 28 de noviembre de 2014 Avatar KateVOY

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Five refugee children from Syria are among the 15 young people who have been nominated for the OneMinutesJr. Awards 2014 which are being held in Amsterdam this weekend. The nominees from Syria participated in video workshops in refugee camps in Turkey and Jordan where they told their personal stories and turned them into fascinating short movies. In addition to the five young people originally from Syria, there are nominees this year from Jordan (2), Afghanistan (2), Ukraine (...


SAVE THE CHILDREN! SAVE THE FUTURE!

Publicado 15 de agosto de 2014 Avatar Chima F. Madu

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ARAFAT, AYMAN, BASSEM, HABIB, HAMZA, IBRAHIM, JAMIL, KHALED, KHALIL, MIRIAM, MUSTAFA, NABIL, SAHAR, SAMAL, SAMIR, SULEIMAN, SUSAN, WALID and YASMIN comprise a microscopic section of the list of millions of children who have lost their lives in conflict zones. From Gaza, Iraq and Syria in Western Asia; to Central African Republic, Sudan and Nigeria in Africa; and Ukraine in Eastern Europe, children have been bombed, beheaded, fired at and slaughtered mercilessly like sheep for n...


Terror scars: I fear I am losing my country

Publicado 17 de junio de 2014 no picture Kwoba @H_Kwoba

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They killed forty eight men one night ago. They came in to the town, took out a police station, demobilized them and then proceeded to shoot at everything male in their path. They shot them and left their bodies lying in the dark to be collected and disposed. They didn't care; shot at close range and left them for dead. They killed forty eight people in less than four hours. Sadly this is not a one time only incident, there is more... A well executed shoot to kill attack in a h...


Where is the future of our children going?

Publicado 26 de mayo de 2014 no picture Ishrat Camelia

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The ongoing violence in Syria not only affected over 5 million children but also forced millions of them out of school. The aid provided by the international community is not enough to help or back up these vulnerable children and their families. Many of them may suffer life long trauma- either physically or mentally. Providing temporary shelter, food and water is never going to save them from the harsh hot weather nor from the cold winter nights. Moreover, female children are at a...


"I even achieved my purpose of finding my path.."

Publicado 5 de marzo de 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Somar, a young Syrian from Hama is studying Turkish in Nizip-2 Camp in Gaziantep, Turkey.


“We need education so we can rebuild our home”

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Amman, Jordan, February 2014 – Like many teenagers in Jordan, Ghada is nervously awaiting her exam results. “The exams were very hard. They consisted of multiple choice questions on many different areas. I hope I did well.” The 18-year-old from Syria took the first round of her final year Tawjihi exams in January; nine subjects including Maths, English, Arabic and History. “The English and Maths exams were the hardest,” she says. But unlike other teenagers, Ghada stud...


OneMinutesJr. "Syria My Love"

Publicado 27 de febrero de 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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How do you feel when you lose something? 16-year-old Rane shares a love letter with the Syria he had to leave behind.


TAKE ACTION: What I can do to help the #childrenofsyria

Publicado 25 de febrero de 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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We have received blog posts, discussion comments, and debate discussions asking the question- what can I do to help the children of Syria? Many of you have also asked to speak out to World Leaders. We invite you to sign this to World Leaders. What does the petition ask for? - An end to the horror and bloodshed for the #childrenofsyria - An end to violence against the #childrenofsyria - An end to blocking of humanitarian assistance - An end to attacks on humanitaria...


Supporting a Family at Age 14

Publicado 27 de enero de 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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The work is okay. It’s not a problem, but I would love to have any opportunity to go back to Syria. I miss my school and the shop I used to work in.

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SULIMANIYAH, Iraq, December 2013 —The Tasloga restaurant is the only checkpoint that connects the town of Sulimaniyah in eastern Iraqi Kurdistan, to points south. Trucks pass through here from as far away as Saudi Arabia. Ahmed’s 13-hour day starts at eight in the morning. He makes salads, serves tea and clears tables. He is 14 years old. Ahmed arrived from Syria with his family ten months ago, driven out by the conflict. Five months ago he got a job in the restaurant...


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