Syria

Syrians Hopeful for a New Era as the Much-Awaited Constitutional Committee is formed

Syrians Hopeful for a New Era as the Much-Awaited Constitutional Committee is formed

In September, 2019, the United Nations Secretary General announced the formation of the long awaited Syrian ...
Statelessness and the Syrian Conflict

Statelessness and the Syrian Conflict

Being stateless ultimately means having no nationality and having no nationality usually means having no documents ...
Geneva (III), Politicking and Possibility for Syria’s Invisible 43%

Geneva (III), Politicking and Possibility for Syria’s Invisible 43%

2015 faded into the new year with a glimmer of hope for the people of Syria. A hope propelled by renewed ...
The Mass Flight of Syrian Refugees: What are the Legal Obligations of States?

The Mass Flight of Syrian Refugees: What are the Legal Obligations of States?

More than four million refugees have fled Syria since 2011. Most of them have sought refuge in neighbouring ...
High Time for Europe to Offer Temporary Protection to Refugees from Syria?

High Time for Europe to Offer Temporary Protection to Refugees from Syria?

Approximately 3 million people have fled Syria due to the armed conflict. About 96% of the refugees remain in ...
Providing Syrian Survivors of Torture Access to Rehabilitation Services

Providing Syrian Survivors of Torture Access to Rehabilitation Services

Mental health and other rehabilitation services can be key to restoring basic functioning and facilitate resilience
Repression of Nonviolent Activism in Syria

Repression of Nonviolent Activism in Syria

These days, nonviolent activists in Syria find themselves targeted on one side by the Syrian regime, and on the ...
Palestinian Refugees in Syria: A Primer For Advocacy

Palestinian Refugees in Syria: A Primer For Advocacy

In the face of crisis, it is very easy for those of us in neither government nor humanitarian work to switch off ...
Geneva II, politicking and possibility for Syria’s invisible 43%

Geneva II, politicking and possibility for Syria’s invisible 43%

The possibility of peace in Syria may seem more like an international force (pun intended) than a beacon of hope. ...

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