UNICEF Whole of Syria Facts and Figures: Social Policy (End of year 2018)

from UN Children's Fund
Published on 19 Jan 2019 View Original


• The several-fold increase in prices of essential commodities combined with the deteriorating economic situation of households have left many Syrians unable to provide for the basic necessities of life including decent clothes for their children. This is particularly true about families who have been displaced several times during the conflict and continue to live under dire conditions.

• UNICEF views social protection as a key ingredient for sustainable peace and development, UNICEF Cash Transfer Programme seeks to address both economic and social vulnerabilities of children with disabilities and their families.