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Questions for Chapter 7, "Syria's Next Generation"

  1. What are some of the problems Syrian refugee children face? What are the effects of "traumatic memories and harrowing losses"?
  2. What are the goals of the Syrian volunteers who work with refugee children in this program?
  3. Describe the leader Nousha Kabawat's background and philosophy. Give examples of child-friendly conflict resolution programs. Under what circumstances can they be beneficial? Why or why not?
  4. In describing the children he works with, R., the 29-year-old graphic designer says, "I really find hope in them." Explain. Is he the only one who feels this way? Why might others find signs of hope?
  5. Study the information graphic "Helping Syria's Children" at the end of the chapter. Choose one organization to research and share your findings with the class. What is the mission of the organization and what programs does it foster? You may want to brainstorm ways to promote its work.

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