How hydroponics are bringing an innovative approach to refugees
Refugees in Jordan are incredibly connected. The majority own a phone and over 70% own a smart phone.
After a mistranslation led her to enrol in a plumbing workshop, Safaa trained her own team of mostly Syrian refugee women to fix leaky taps and challenge stereotypes.
Abeer Khreisha, a Jordanian volunteer living in Madaba, has been named as this year’s UNHCR Nansen Award Winner for the Middle East.
Known as ‘the mother of Syrians’ for her work helping refugees, Abeer Khreisha is the Middle East regional winner for UNHCR’s Nansen Refugee Award.
UNHCR Jordan welcomes new UK funding for refugees across the Kingdom. These are the stories of the people it will help.