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Syrian mechanic takes business on the road
Description: Fifty-year-old Marwan al-Dewaini is a skilled mechanic. A passionate auto lover, the Syrian started working on cars in the late 1970s. Ten years later, he was able to open his own garage. But when conflict hit his hometown of Arbeed in 2011, the father-of-five had to flee to Damascus with his wife and five children. Information for media: If you would like to use this video to communicate refugee stories or require B-Roll, transcripts, stills or much more information, please contact hqvideo@unhcr.org. --- Keep up to date with our latest videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/unhcr?sub_confirmation=1 -- UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, works to protect and assist those fleeing war and persecution. Since 1950, we have helped tens of millions of people find safety and rebuild their lives. With your support, we can restore hope for many more. Read more at http://UNHCR.org Support our work with refugees now by subscribing to this channel, liking this video and sharing it with your friends and contacts. Thanks so much for your help.
  21 Sep 2017   1m28s 2 47 0
UNICEF Representative in Syria, Fran Equiza, visits Areesha camp for displaced families
Description: UNICEF Representative in Syria, Fran Equiza, visits Areesha makeshift camp for families displaced from Raqqa and Deir-ez-Zor, in Hassakeh, north-eastern Syria. Areesha camp is one of the transit camps, where 11,000-13,000 internally displaced people from Deir-ez-Zor and Raqqa are seeking shelter. UNICEF has been trucking 300,000 litres of safe water on a daily basis, raising awareness of children and their caregivers on issues related to safe water handling, sanitation and hygiene. UNICEF is also installing latrines and showers. To safeguard the health of children and their mothers, UNICEF is screening for malnutrition and providing basic primary health care.
  24 Aug 2017   1m37s 8 283 0
Children used as “human bombs” in Northeast Nigeria & other Topics - Daily Briefing (22 August 2017)
Description: Daily Press Briefing: Syria, Iraq, Middle East, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Uzbekistan, Slavery. Briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. HIGHLIGHTS --------------------------- - SYRIA: U.N. CALLS FOR PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS FOLLOWING REPORTS OF AIRSTRIKES IN AR RAQQA - IRAQ: U.N. PROVIDING ASSISTANCE TO CIVILIANS IN TELAFAR - U.N. URGES IRAQI GOVERNMENT TO ENSURE JUSTICE AND PROTECTION FOR RAPE SURVIVORS - U.N. OFFICIAL HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR RECOMMITMENT TO TWO-STATE SOLUTION IN THE MIDDLE EAST - U.N STEPS UP HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE IN ETHIOPIA IN RESPONSE TO HEAVY RAINS - UZBEKISTAN: U.N. WELCOMES RELEASE OF FORMER EMPLOYEE - AHEAD OF INTERNATIONAL DAY, U.N.E.S.C.O CHIEF SAYS KNOWLEDGE OF SLAVE TRADE HISTORY ESSENTIAL TO BUILD FREER SOCIETIES Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/ossg/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=22+August+2017
  22 Aug 2017   13m10s 13 988 0
Syrians in Greece: The Falafel Maker
Description: “The refugees who are here are not all hopeless”, says Ahmed, a Syrian refugee who taught himself the business of making falafels in Skaramagas refugee site in Athens, Greece. There are more than 60,000 refugees and migrants – most from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan – living in refugee sites and other facilities across Greece. Some have been here for over a year. While they wait for their asylum applications to be reviewed, many are trying to build fuller lives in Greece. Information for media: If you would like to use this video to communicate refugee stories or require B-Roll, transcripts, stills or much more information, please contact hqvideo@unhcr.org. --- Keep up to date with our latest videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/unhcr?sub_confirmation=1 -- UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, works to protect and assist those fleeing war and persecution. Since 1950, we have helped tens of millions of people find safety and rebuild their lives. With your support, we can restore hope for many more. Read more at http://UNHCR.org Support our work with refugees now by subscribing to this channel, liking this video and sharing it with your friends and contacts. Thanks so much for your help.
  03 Aug 2017   1m23s 9 459 0
UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Director visits Zaatari Refugee Camp
Description: Zaatari refugee camp has been open for 5 years. Approximately, 430,000 refugees have passed through this camp.
  31 Jul 2017   1m2s 4 55 0
New Life, New Ambition: Germany's Refugees and Migrants
Description: More than a million people have fled to Germany in the last two years, from countries like Syria and Afghanistan. Despite the loss and trauma, most are determined to build a better future. 21st Century Episode 128 Produced by UNTV
  28 Jul 2017   11m36s 11 905 0
SAMS July Mission to Jordan Recap
Description: Throughout our recent SAMS Jordan July mission, we met many individuals who have endured unimaginable losses, but still endure, doing everything they can to provide for their families and keep them safe. Over the six day mission, we treated almost 3,000 patients. We met Syrians, Jordanians and Egyptians who struggle to access healthcare. Find out more about our mission by watching our recap!
  27 Jul 2017   7m20s 3 174 0
Syrian moms learn to read and write in Lebanon
Description: For children whose schooling has been disrupted by conflict and flight, studying presents a special challenge. Displacement also renews learning difficulties for parents; many refugee parents struggle with illiteracy and inadequate education. In the village of Fnaydek, north of Lebanon, these Syrian refugee mothers are learning how to read and write to help jump-start theirs and their children’s education. Information for media: If you would like to use this video to communicate refugee stories or require B-Roll, transcripts, stills or much more information, please contact hqvideo@unhcr.org. --- Keep up to date with our latest videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/unhcr?sub_confirmation=1 -- UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, works to protect and assist those fleeing war and persecution. Since 1950, we have helped tens of millions of people find safety and rebuild their lives. With your support, we can restore hope for many more. Read more at http://UNHCR.org Support our work with refugees now by subscribing to this channel, liking this video and sharing it with your friends and contacts. Thanks so much for your help.
  24 Jul 2017   2m29s 17 583 0
Violence in the Kasaï reaching disturbing levels & other topics (Daily Briefing 11 July 2017)
Description: Daily Briefing: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Colombia, Srebrenica, Iraq, Syria, Gaza, Migration, Climate, World Population Day, Jerusalem Briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. HIGHLIGHTS: -POLITICAL PARTIES IN DR CONGO AND INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS MUST BE MOBILIZED TO PUT AGREEMENT BACK ON TRACK – U.N. OFFICIAL -NEW U.N. MISSION IN COLOMBIA WILL MONITOR REINTEGRATION OF FARC-EP -U.N. MARKS 22ND ANNIVERSARY OF SREBRENICA MASSACRE RECOVERY OF MOSUL A TURNING POINT IN IRAQ CONFLICT – U.N. RIGHTS OFFICIAL -WATER SITUATION IN SYRIAN CITY OF MENBIJ IMPROVES, U.N. STILL CONCERNED FOR SAFETY OF CIVILIANS IN RAQQA -GDP IN GAZA HAS DECREASED OVER PAST DECADE – U.N. REPORT -LESS THAN 0.5 PER CENT OF ADULTS WORLWIDE ARE PREPARING TO MIGRATE ABROAD - U.N MIGRATION AGENCY -U.N. PARTNERSHIP WITH LEADING BANKS SEEKS TO BOOST CLIMATE FIRENDLY INVESTMENTS -ON WORLD POPULATION DAY, U.N. SPOLIGHTS ROLE OF FAMILY PLANNING TO EMPOWER PEOPLE, DEVELOP NATIONS -U.N. DEEPLY CONCERNED ABOUT PLANS FOR ADDITIONAL SETTLEMENTS IN JERUSALEM Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/ossg/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=11+July+2017
  11 Jul 2017   28m45s 4 104 0
Kevin Kennedy (OCHA) on the humanitarian situation in Syria - Press Conference (29 June 2017)
Description: Kevin Kennedy, Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syria Crisis, on the humanitarian situation in Syria.
  29 Jun 2017   31m8s 7 324 0
A SAMS Medic in East Ghouta Describes Increased Rates of Malnutrition
Description: Inside a SAMS-supported pediatric center in besieged East Ghouta, a medic describes increased rates of malnutrition. In the besieged area, 95,000 children are trapped without access to sufficient medications or nutrients. Convoys with adequate and sufficient supplies must address these needs, and the siege in East Ghouta, and all besieged and hard-to-reach areas, must be lifted. #SaveEastGhouta bitly.com/saveeastghouta
  23 Jun 2017   1m27s 0 30 0
People First - Abd El-Ellah Harba from Syria
Description: Going from being a responsible father, homeowner and entrepreneur to living as a refugee in a foreign country is frustrating, says Abd El-Ellah Harba from Syria. But with the help of coupons and cash support, the family now has the opportunity to manage their own economy.
  20 Jun 2017   4m14s 1 47 0