Syria

Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Palestine, Syria, Libya, Cross-border, MENA

Hijab is Power, MuslimGirl’s 100 Years of Hijab

“Hijab is much more than a fad”. This is how MuslimGirl.com starts their description of their video. Their main goal…
Egypt, Jordan, Palestine, Syria, UAE

5 Inspirational MENA Social Media Influencers Pt. 1

Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, Snapchat. MENA youths use these social media platforms as a way to express themselves, to break the…
Syria, Turkey

Abdullah Abu Khalid Treats Syrian Refugees in Turkey

There are tons of ways to help those in need. Some kind souls actually go out of their way to…
Syria

The Power of Music Unites Both Refugees and Germans in Syrian Expat Philharmonic Orchestra

Whenever we hear the name Syria, all we can imagine is pictures of death and destruction. However, Syrian musicians, who…
Syria, Cross-border

Landscapes of Hope: Opening the Stage for Syrian Art in Germany

Realizing its importance, many parts of the world often celebrate art.  A few days ago in Berlin, an event was held…
Syria

Two Syrians Made It to JCI 2016 Winners List

For more than 100 years JCI, Junior Chamber International, has been honoring young people who are dedicated to creating change within…
Lebanon, Syria, Cross-border, MENA

Global Youth Ambassadors #MoreThanARefugee Campaign

The number of forcibly displaced people is at an all-time high of 65.3 million as of the end of 2015, according…
Lebanon, Syria

2 Syrian Boys are Selling Their Artwork on the Streets of Beirut

For a child, fleeing from home and becoming a refugee, is a gruesome situation to be put in that more or less…
Syria

Stories Told by Pebbles in Syria by Nizar Ali Badr

Art stems from the environment of the artist. Living in an area where destruction runs rampant, Syrian artist Nizar Ali…
Syria

Ahmad Al-Zaher the 7-Yr Old Syrian Boy with Football Magic

Messi? Ronaldo? These two football players are no comparison to the 7-year old talent Ahmad Al-Zaher, a Syrian refugee who found…
Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen, Sudan, Cross-border

Ramadan Memories Shared by 30 Faces from 30 Places

The Muslim community is rich with diversity. This diversity in culture and tradition can be seen in the different ways…
Syria

Jusoor’s Fourth Annual Global Conference: Collectively Making a Difference for Beloved Syria

“Together, we can make a profound difference for Syria’s future.”- Jusoor Syria This year, Jusoor Syria revived its annual tradition by…
Syria

Enjoy Listening to The World’s Oldest Song from Ancient Syria!

From various history classes, we all learned that the Middle East is home to most of the oldest and most…
Syria

Syrian Refugee Carries Olympic Flame for 2016 Games in Rio

After carrying a dream for 20 years, and after a lifetime’s worth of devastation, Ibrahim Al Hussein, a Syrian refugee…
Syria

Syrian Refugees Say Thank You to Canada

Syrian refugees have made it to the farthest corners of Earth. The ones who have made it to Canada are…
Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Syria, Cross-border

9 Great Western Modern-Day Achievers of Arab Origin

It’s common knowledge that Arabs, since the beginning of history, have been great achievers. So it should come as no surprise…
Syria, Turkey

Global Voice for Autism: Autistic Syrian Refugees Have Hope For Future

Meet Ali, an orphaned Syrian refugee who made it to Turkey. Ali, diagnosed with autism, has been placed in a school…
Syria

Daraty Making Learning Easy- Semifinalist in 9th MIT Arab Competition

The Middle East is making its way into the electronic learning world, slowly but surely. Since some areas in the…
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