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Syria’s decade of conflict takes massive toll on women and girls

DAMASCUS, Syria – This week, Syria marks a grim anniversary: 10 years since the start of the…

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Amid conflict, displacement, pandemic, Syrian girls see a future in… robots

AL BAB, Northwest Syria – Bana, 12, was able to escape her hometown, the city of Aleppo, before the…

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E-voucher system targets pregnant women and new mothers in Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria – In Syria, communities are struggling under the weight of the prolonged war, an…

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Pandemic threatens communities ravaged by war and crisis, global support needed

AZRAQ CAMP, Jordan/HOMS, Syria/UNITED NATIONS, New York – “I invested the first four days of the…

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As fighting rages in north-eastern Syria, UNFPA and partners rush to meet the needs of women

AL TAPQQA, Syria – As clashes rage on in north-eastern Syria, the toll on civilians and health…

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“Life became a cage”: Syrian girls shed light on conflict, vulnerability and cycle of abuse

DAMASCUS, Syria – “Growing up, I felt as though my wings were slowly clipped against my will, and…

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After days on the run, pregnant Syrian woman finds safe haven and safe delivery

AL HOL CAMP, Syria – “I never expected that I would be in this situation and suffer so much,” 18-…

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Caught in the crossfire: Urgent needs in north-east Syria

Al-Hassakeh, Syria – Vulnerable civilians were caught in the crossfire as hostilities intensified…

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Health, rights situation critical among women and girls in conflict-scarred Dara’a

DARA’A, Syrian Arab Republic – With the crisis in Syria soon to enter its ninth year, the people of…

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In Syria, safe spaces for women and girls provide more than protection

AL HASSAKEH, Syria – Ghalia*, 18, never went to school. There were none in her village. Instead,…

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