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2017 Women's Day
8 Mar 17
Three stories give a rare insight into a side of Syria often absent from the news.
A woman walks in the Salah al-Din neighbourhood. (Photo: Syria Stories)
2017 Women's Day
8 Mar 17
Amid the turmoil of civil war, a young woman finds herself repeating her mother's tragedy.
A woman and her daughter cross the street in front of a destroyed building in the al- Marja neighbourhood. (Photo: Hussam Kuwaifatiyeh)
2017 Women's Day
8 Mar 17
Displaced and impoverished by war, a mother-to-be desperately seeks help.
A woman and her children crossing the street in front of the remains of the al-Shaar bridge. (Photo: Hussam Kuwaifatiyeh)
5 Mar 17
Sisters divided by war, with no reunion in sight.
A woman shopping for groceries. (Photo by: IWPR)
4 Mar 17
Detainees say that death is preferable to languishing in the notorious jail.
Fixing the water supply for homes in Kafr Nabl. (Photo: Nisreen al-Ahmad)
6 Feb 17
Project focuses on solving long-standing distribution problems.
Volunteers collecting letters for Mosul from the public in central Baghdad on November 25, 2016. (Photo: IWPR)
Video
2 Feb 17
IWPR airdrops four million messages of support to city held hostage by Islamic State.
Restoring a mosaic in Apamea Museum. (Photo: Mohammed al-Batal)
30 Jan 17
Initiative aims to both document damage and implement restoration projects.
In front of the Agricultural Technology Institute. (Photo: Sonia al-Ali)
27 Jan 17
Institute provides agricultural training to people whose studies were interrupted by the war.
The surgical hospital in al-Sham set up by the Syria Relief and Development organisation. (Photo: Obeida al-Taraf)
26 Jan 17
Medical charity is rolling out dozens of local aid projects.

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