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Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

Global Voices

Children attend a summer course in a Douma school that offers accelerated learning courses to those who missed out on their education due to the war in Syria. (Photo: Syria Stories)
10 Oct 18
Defying conservative customs to continue studying.
A group of displaced people wait at dawn at a train station. (Photo: Ahmad Khalil)
10 Oct 18
A woman follows her fighter husband to live among strangers.
Syrian activists and IWPR staff with representatives of the Dutch ministry of foreign affairs. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
4 Oct 18
Women seize opportunity to debunk myths surrounding the conflict.
A group of refugees returning to northeast Syria. (Photo: John Moore/Getty Images)
24 Apr 18
Displaced people share hopes for their return home.
A residence in Maarat Al Numan has become a field hospital. (Photo: Razan al-Sayid)
23 Apr 18
Medical facilities struggle to keep providing services.
(Photo: Syria Stories)
10 Apr 18
The threat from the militant group may be re-emerging amid new campaigns against opposition factions.
PKK uses underage girls in hostilities. (Photo: Spodaren Roje/YPJ organisation)
29 Mar 18
Concerns that military forces are using child soldiers.
A woman returning to Syria from Jordan. (Photo: Mohammad Aba Zeid)
26 Mar 18
A journey filled with bribes and interrogations.
Syrian kids playing in a street. (Photo: Syria Stories)
27 Feb 18
The brutal consequences of not meeting society's expectations.
Syrian boy smoking. (Photo: Syria Stories)
26 Feb 18
Parents and educators warn that stress and family breakdown are the main factors.

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