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While some donors have been generous at the Syria pledging conference, the total aid pledged is less than half the amount needed this year to help people in desperate humanitarian need. Unless more donor countries    ... more
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Noor, Syrian refugee
Noor fled the war in Syria with her husband and two children. She has set up a school in a Syrian refugee settlement, offering free classes to children. 66% of the Syrian refugee children in Lebanon do not go to school, a reality that worries Noor.    ... more
Noor, a Syrian refugee in North Lebanon, decided to turn her tent into a school where she teaches Syrian boys and girls aged 4 to 10 Arabic, English, and sciences.
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Walking the Talk - Behind the Brands
Behind the Brands ranks the Big 10 food and beverage companies on transparency, women, agricultural workers, farmers, land, water and climate change. The Big 10 continue to thrive while many small-scale producers and agricultural workers struggle to sustain their    ... more