March 12, 2015
Syrian and other international volunteers travel at their own expense to Syrian refugee neighborhoods to teach war-traumatized children that they are not "the lost generation" but future peace-makers...
March 12, 2015 /
To combat the values of groups like IS and a regime that doesn't represent them, a group of young Syrians tries to pass its values of non-violence, pluralism and hope to Syrian children.
March 11, 2015 /
Although treacherous, getting to Italy is in some ways the easiest part of journey. Upon arrival, newcomers face homelessness, joblessness, legal disenfranchisement, arrest, and detention.
March 5, 2015 /
In the midst of Syria's civil war, doctors and a network of young volunteers are venturing into combat zones to vaccinate children against polio.
March 5, 2015 /
Courageous bands of volunteers are standing up to ISIS and the Assad regime to vaccinate Syrian children.
March 4, 2015
Photojournalist Holly Pickett discusses her project with Joanna Kakissis, reporting on Syrian migrants seeking asylum in Europe.
March 4, 2015 /
Most Syrians come to Greece hoping to migrate to European countries of greater means, where they'll request asylum and state support as refugees.
February 25, 2015
After dozens of vaccination workers were killed in Afghanistan, polio once again began to spread into the borderlands. The same strain is now re-surfacing in Syria.
February 25, 2015 /
Some Syrians who came to Russia with work visas now find themselves trapped. With little chance of gaining legal status, they face exploitation from employers and police.
February 22, 2015 /
Three siblings from the Al Aydi family fled Syria for Germany, arriving in disparate corners of the country. Now safe from the war, they turn their focus toward finding a way to be together again.