A Refuge for Refugees, Part Two: These are the Syrians

In part two of this special series from Megan's recent trip to Lebanon with World Vision USA, she gives a brief history of the Syrian conflict, explores what an Informal Tented Settlement in Lebanon is like for Syrian refugee families, and discusses some of the effects of the difficulties of life as a refugee.

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Further reading:

Grapes of Wrath: Refugees Face Steinbeck Scenario in Lebanon's Napa Valley, Christianity Today

Memories of a different Syria (pre-war photographs of Syria), France24

Syria's refugee crisis in numbers, Amnesty International

How Lebanon is coping with more than one million refugees, PBS

Videos:

Photos:

 Megan with Syrian host family in ITS

Megan with Syrian host family in ITS

 Host family mother in the doorway of their tented home

Host family mother in the doorway of their tented home

 Overhead view of ITS

Overhead view of ITS

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