Dispatches from the Field

Recovery and Inspiration through Art

After suffering displacement and loss due to violent conflict in Iraq, Qahtan was empowered to rekindle his passion for art and is using it to inspire future generations Qahtan, a 47-year-old father of five children, was a farmer in Iraq. Though it was not always easy, he managed to build a modest house and purchase a car.

COVID-19 Prevention and Recovery in NE Syria

Displaced people living at camps in northeast Syria receive COVID-19 testing and recovery support in the new isolation area. Like the rest of the world, northeast Syria experienced a new level of fear and uncertainty as the COVID-19 pandemic spread throughout 2020, adding another layer to existing tensions caused by internal displacement and violent conflict.