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One may go through circumstances such as war, ignorance, or even certain restricting customs and traditions, that can change the course of his life in an unplanned and unexpected way, leading to the deprivation of the most basic human rights, such as education.

Some are able to…

As one gets older, finding a job becomes harder than it already is! So, what would someone who had everything, and lost it in a blink of an eye do? That is a question Mr. Kh R can answer.

Mr. Kh R is a 58-year-old man who was displaced along with his wife and family from Qalamoun, Fleitah.

He lost…

I left my home-town Jissreen with nothing but my family. Hence, I was a hopeless man…This was how Mr. H T began his story.

Mr. HT, a 39-year-old husband and father of a young daughter, left Jissreen with his family, only to find himself in a shelter. Once out, he found no other…

We sometimes definitely need a dose of strength to change the reality that obstructs realizing out ambition

Ms. N.W., 25, married with a 5-year-old daughter and displaced from Eastern Ghouta, Beit Nayem, lives with her family in a rented house in Rural Damascus, Jaramana.

During the tours of the…

Greatness isn’t necessarily defined by making history, but rather by conquering despair and failure, regardless of one’s background.

This is the story of a little lily that flourished at SSSD’s Dafa Center in Saydeh Zaynab. Z.S.Z is a baccalaureate student. She radiates hope, and is a living proof that a successful person never…

RN, a 17-year-old girl, dropped out of school to work with her mother and help her provide for the rest of the family, due to her father’s health condition that left him unemployed.

The girl was referred to the Case Management Programme (CMP), where it was suggested that she…

"B" is a 16-year old girl who belongs to an internally displaced family coming from Hajar Aswad area and currently living in Al- Qadam area. Her family consists of her father who does not have a stable job, her mother (a house wife), her elder sister (a 19- year old) and her special needs brother.

While attending an early marriage campaign organized by SSSD, Mrs. Alan asked for counseling services and was referred to the case manager.The young woman met the case manager last year when she was 17 years old.

Back then, she suffered from poor mental health and seemed desperate. She mainly complained about being forced into…

Mrs. Halima is a 36-year-old mother of four. She and her family were displaced from her place of residence, Homs, and are currently residing in Jaramana.

Shortly after her marriage, problems with her husband arose due to his mistreatment and abuse. Unfortunately, she bore this…

"I lost my home, my health, my life savings, and my source of income revolving production of clothes. I lost all hope in life," said Mrs. O.M.O.

Mrs. O.M.O, born in 1987, is an IDP coming from Aleppo and currently living in a rented flat in Al Qamishli City.

In a tent they were gathered, naked and barefoot, an internally displaced family from Al Raqqa, a widow with her three kids, her sick mother, and aunt. The outreach volunteers attached to the Syrian Society for Social development found the family exposed to burning sun in an empty space of land in Um Al Fursan Neighborhood, Al Qamishli City, and invited her to Beit…

“As the proverb goes: Life consists of two days, one for you and one against you. Alas, days were always against me… “expressed Mr. N A in one of the Hear-My-Heart Programme sessions for men.

Mr. NA, a single young man born in 2000, was an IDP from the area of Tal Ahmad. He lived with his orphaned nephews in an unfinished house that…