Gulf Times - Syrian-Refugees
QFFD, QRCS team up to provide healthcare for Syrian refugees

QFFD, QRCS team up to provide healthcare for Syrian refugees

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has signed an agreement with Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) to support the provision of life-saving Primary Healthcare for Syrian refugees in Al Za'tari camp in Jordan.

Qatar Charity opens community centre for Syrian refugees in Turkey

Qatar Charity opens community centre for Syrian refugees in Turkey

Qatar Charity (QC) recently launched a community centre in Kogali, Turkey, to provide protection services to Syrian refugees and Turkish citizens at an estimated cost of $750,000

Qatar, UNHCR join hands to open clinics for Syrian refugees

Qatar, UNHCR join hands to open clinics for Syrian refugees

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, have signed an agreement worth $3mn to operate five clinics to support primary health needs in support of the Syrian refugees in Jordan.

Turkey aims to form safe zones in Syria for refugees to return

Turkey aims to form safe zones in Syria for refugees to return

Turkey is aiming to form safe zones in northern Syria so that around 4 million of Syrian refugees hosted by Turkey could return, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday.

UN chief welcomes Amir’s initiative to support refugees

UN chief welcomes Amir’s initiative to support refugees

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the initiative announced by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to allocate $50mn to support Syrian refugees and displaced persons in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Syria

Arab economic summit in Beirut urges Syrian refugee returns

Arab economic summit in Beirut urges Syrian refugee returns

Arab states at an economic summit in Beirut called on world powers on Sunday to step up efforts to enable Syrian refugees to return home.

QMC channels to air live donation drive for Syrian refugees

QMC channels to air live donation drive for Syrian refugees

Qatar Charity (QC), in association with Qatar Media Corporation (QMC), will launch today an on-air donation campaign to meet the fresh challenges presented by Storm Miriam ...

UN calls for health care access to Syrian refugees near Jordan border

UN calls for health care access to Syrian refugees near Jordan border

Some 45,000 Syrians living in a refugee camp in the Syrian desert near the Jordanian border need critical access to basic services as winter months approach, the United Nations warned on Wednesday.

UN calls for safe passage for 140,000 trapped in southwest Syria

UN calls for safe passage for 140,000 trapped in southwest Syria

The United Nations refugee agency appealed to all sides in Syria on Friday to provide safe passage for 140,000 civilians displaced by fighting in the southwest so that they can receive aid and shelter.

Syrian offensive uproots more than 120,000: monitor group

Syrian offensive uproots more than 120,000: monitor group

Jordan, already hosting some 650,000 Syrian refugees, says its border will remain closed to more refugees.

Prince William in Jordan for five-day Middle East visit

Prince William in Jordan for five-day Middle East visit

Prince William was welcomed at Marka airport in north-eastern Amman by Jordan's Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah.

Angelina Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees

Angelina Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees

During a visit to Zaatari camp in Jordan, Jolie said the UNHCR's "response for the Syria crisis" is only 7% funded this year.