Dispatches from the Field

Amman, Jordan

Home-Based Businesses Bring Success and Hope to Jordan

Home-based business owners in Jordan have the potential to play an important role in the country’s economy, from boosting household incomes to creating jobs and livelihoods for women, young people, and refugees. On December 21, six months of UNHCR-funded efforts to support, expand, and formalize home-based businesses culminated in a public bazaar in Amman.
Northeast, Syria

A First-Hand Account of the Crisis in Northeast Syria

When Turkish military action started in October 2019, Blumont teams in the field and those supporting them jumped into action. With more than 400 dedicated local team members working tirelessly in a highly volatile environment, Blumont was able to provide uninterrupted service across Northeast Syria throughout the crisis.