Select a language for this section:

Select a language for our global site:

Select a country site:
 

News and stories

First refugee COVID-19 vaccinations commence in Jordan

First refugee COVID-19 vaccinations commence in Jordan

Jordan has become one of the world’s first countries to start vaccinations for UNHCR-registered refugees, the UN Refugee Agency, reports today. As part of the national COVID-19 vaccination plan which started this week, anyone living on Jordanian soil, including...

Winter and the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Challenging Combination

Winter and the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Challenging Combination

With five mouths to feed, the last couple of months have been particularly tough for Huda, a 36-year-old Syrian refugee and single mother. Living in one of the poorest neighborhoods of East Amman, the six family members share a dilapidated two room apartment where...