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The Role of Teachers in Supporting Refugee Students

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Overcoming Barriers: Improving Access to Education for Refugees

Since the beginning of the civil conflict in Syria, the education of hundreds of thousands of students has been interrupted.  Many of those students today are left to struggle with poverty and ignorance in refugee camps with no access to their basic necessities, let alone education. In this article, we highlight some of the factors […]

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Providing Sanitation and Hygiene Solutions in Humanitarian Crises

Poor sanitation and hygiene in refugee settings can lead to the spread of many diseases.  Still, millions of refugees are suffering from a lack of access to WASH services, which puts them at risk of contracting multiple infections.  Insufficient sources of safe water mean that many refugees can lose their lives due to their consumption […]

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The Importance of Humanitarian WASH Supplies in Disaster Relief Efforts

Humanitarian WASH supplies are certainly one of the most crucial relief efforts during disasters and humanitarian emergencies.  Refugees’ settings are among the communities that need WASH interventions to accommodate their basic necessities, like safe water for cooking and drinking, as well as personal hygiene.  Moreover, water and sanitation services can help reduce the risk of […]

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Donate to Build a Bakery for Refugees

Refugee communities are facing many hardships on a daily basis. Among these hardships is their struggle to feed their families due to poverty and lack of access to food. Therefore, building bakeries in such communities will be of great help to them. It will also be considered a sadaqah jariyah for the donors, opening for […]

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Innovative Technologies for Delivering Humanitarian WASH Services

Innovative technologies can be effective in delivering humanitarian WASH (water, sanitation, and hygiene) services to refugee areas.  They serve as reliable solutions for water and sanitation issues in refugee camps. That is, innovative techniques can provide reliable, cost-effective WASH solutions that can immensely improve the well-being and quality of life of such communities. This article […]

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The Importance of Rebuilding Mosques Devastated by Earthquakes

Hundreds of mosques fell into ruins following the devastating earthquakes that hit Turkey and northwest Syria last February. Thus, they left hundreds of thousands of Muslims in shock and despair.  Owing to the great significance that mosques hold in the Muslim community, the absence thereof has long-lasting overwhelming psychological effects.  This is because a mosque […]

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Artistic Expression and Creativity in Children with Down Syndrome

Down syndrome is a genetic condition that affects the development of cognitive abilities, motor skills, and social interactions.  However, children with Down syndrome also have a unique set of strengths, challenges, and abilities regarding artistic expression.  Art can provide a platform for self-expression, communication, emotional regulation, and social connections. This article will explore the benefits […]

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Social Skills Development for Children with Down Syndrome

Children with Down syndrome often face special social challenges due to their cognitive and developmental differences.  While each child with Down syndrome is special and may have varying abilities, addressing their social needs early on can help them develop essential interpersonal skills. In this article, we will explore some of the social challenges children with […]

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