All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Idlib’

Syrians in the North Embrace Turkish Intervention

Syrians in the North Embrace Turkish Intervention

Despite being military par excellence, Turkish presence has been widely welcomed by different segments of Syrian society in Idlib countryside and the Euphrates Shield areas, north of Aleppo. The reason for that being its contribution to improving the living condition of these areas, for the first time since the outbreak of the uprising in 2011.

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How Hard Is It to Be a University Student in Rebel-Held Syria?

How Hard Is It to Be a University Student in Rebel-Held Syria?

Ramia did not rejoice when universities were inaugurated, because she would not put effort into obtaining a degree only to have this effort gone down the drain, with no official recognition of any of the degrees offered by public universities in Idlib.

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Idlib Local Councils Face Crisis of Trust Under Difficult Circumstances

Idlib Local Councils Face Crisis of Trust Under Difficult Circumstances

There is no doubt that local councils have filled a huge gap following the retreat of the state. But there are still many obstacles that challenge their work, some stemming from limited support, others from the lack of experience, and from traditional and anti-democratic patterns of thought.

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The Link Between Suicide Among Girls and Underage Marriage

The Link Between Suicide Among Girls and Underage Marriage

Due to marriage, pregnancy and the many responsibilities that girls at a young age find hard to cope with, they suffer from depression, and, in some cases, lose the will to live.

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No New Parties in “Liberated” Idlib

No New Parties in “Liberated” Idlib

It has been two years since Idlib governorate fell entirely outside of regime control. However, due to the prevailing state of war and the multitude of jihadist organizations on the ground, new political parties have yet to take shape here.

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Small Hands and Big Burden for Child Workers

Small Hands and Big Burden for Child Workers

According to Hamed, there is no point to education in the midst of fear and worry of yet another massacre. For him, work places are now considered safer, given that the regime is targeting schools.

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Idlib Antiquities Between Looting, Destruction and Protection

Idlib Antiquities Between Looting, Destruction and Protection

The Idlib Antiquities Center has stepped in where international organizations have not and has documented hundreds of violations, ranging from destruction to illegal trade, but a much greater effort is needed to raise awareness about the importance of preserving these sites.

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Widows Struggle to Overcome Poverty and Discrimination

Widows Struggle to Overcome Poverty and Discrimination

At a time when mothers do not have adequate access to fulfill the needs of their children, widows persevere in their fight against traditions and overbearing community surveillance, to be the new breadwinners of their families.

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Report on Civil Activities (Aug 30-Sept 16, 2016)

Report on Civil Activities (Aug 30-Sept 16, 2016)

7am Saydnaya prison time: We bid farewell to our friend that passed away yesterday, we put him on a blanket, kiss his forehead, read him a prayer in secret, some may be wishing to be in his shoes to get rid of this daily hell. They killed him simply because he was sick, because his body could no longer take the hunger and sickness eating him up every day.

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