12 NOVEMBER 2019, AMMAN – As winter approaches, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in Jordan has started the process of distributing one-off winter cash assistance for refugees across the country. This year, UNHCR Jordan aims to reach almost 400,000 Syrian refugees...
English language classes are giving refugees a chance to rebuild their lives in Jordan
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.