Posts Tagged: Refugees

Building a better society – helping young refugees look ahead

A ground-breaking peace-building initiative working with Syrian refugees in Lebanon has been funded through Global Care’s Children At Risk programme.. The pilot project hoped to provide teenagers and young men and women in their early 20s with important skills needed to help re-build their homeland when the civil war in Syria ends. Four trainers presented a programme of eight sessions including topics on communication skills, conflict resolution skills, time management and team building. The project allowed refugees from different backgrounds to discuss how they wished to build a better Syria, one founded on equality and mutual...