What Newcastle is doing to help desperate refugees fleeing their war-torn country
Syrian refugee children attend a class at a makeshift school ... Terry Tasker and Hilary Bennison, who are helping to teach English to refugees at the Castle Gate, Newcastle Newcastle City Council has condemned the ?anti-immigration narrative? which ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 23 Jul 2016 00:36:00 GMT
Syrian refugees embrace new life in America as Trump gets nominated
Non-profit agencies, church groups and volunteers are ready to do everything from driving refugees where they need to go, to teaching youngsters how to count in English. Sixty groups 'co-sponsor' a Syrian family in the state. "They're incredible," says ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jul 2016 13:50:00 GMT
The battle to teach Syrian children
Today, Ebrahim and some 11 other volunteers teach between 300 and 400 children at Al ... in the ocean when it comes to the crisis of education facing Syria today, Abd Sattar Mubarak, an English teacher at Al Shabha, told Syria Deeply.
Publ.Date : Sat, 09 Jul 2016 08:11:00 GMT
Syria. He studied English language and literature before fleeing the country due to the conflict to the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Ahmad worked there as a volunteer teaching English in the Syrian refugee camps and later on joined the UN to work for both the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 17 Jul 2016 09:55:00 GMT
Syrian refugees to be housed by Archbishop of Canterbury in Lambeth Palace grounds in \'community sponsorship\' scheme
Syrian refugees are being housed by the Archbishop of Canterbury ... The Archbishop and his staff will help the refugees learn English, teach them about the area, and offer advice on how to use public transport and register at a Job Centre.
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:24:00 GMT
European donors help Syrian schoolchildren
Syrian children need trained teachers, mental health support, and accelerated programs to teach English and French, the unfamiliar languages of instruction in Lebanon. With humanitarian assistance focused on basic education, some children have been left ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Damascus: Life Returns 5 Years After NATO Destabilization Efforts
teaching children not only the basics of reading and writing, but also works to instill moral values and give opportunities, however briefly in their work-day, for children to be children. Statistics from the Syrian Ministry of Information (November 2015 ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jul 2016 04:57:00 GMT
The refugees making Greece feel like home
"Throw the sleep, throw everything and come," she told them. Through the teaching of basic English to children, many of whom have never attended school because of the unrest in Syria and Afghanistan, Abeer began their transformation from fugitives to ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jul 2016 04:10:00 GMT
Teaching English in Syria: For Some, a Job Is a Matter of Karma
AA: I'm Avi Arditti and this week on WORDMASTER: meet Safwan Abdulsalam Kadoora. He's the director of the English department at Karma. That's an English and French language center that opened in Damascus, Syria, in two thousand six. SAFWAN KADOORA: "We are ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Apr 2008 17:00:00 GMT
These Refugees Are Coding Their Way to New Lives in Europe
Europe will need to create hundreds of thousands of jobs to assimilate these refugees?even if many eventually return to Syria and Iraq should peace ... off depression by housing refugees in a city and teaching them a valuable skill.
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Jul 2016 21:08:00 GMT