Syria: Refugee Lives

With basic education free to all in Syria, teachers are responding to the challenge of teaching the large number of Iraqi refugee children and teenagers schools in Damascus.

There are 3 videos in this series.

15 mins Iraqi Children Speak
Nine-year-old Dounia and 10-year-old Ahmed give an insight into their lives after being forced to leave Iraq and move to Syria in order to flee the continued violence in Iraq.
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15 mins Teaching Iraqi Children
With basic education free to all in Syria, teachers are responding to the challenge of teaching the large number of Iraqi refugee children registering at schools in Damascus.
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15 mins Iraqi Teenagers Speak
Iraqi teenagers, who are living in Syria as refugees, talk about their current lives and their hopes for the future as they adjust to life in a new country.
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