Sunday 23 August 2015

Samer’s Speech: Communicating Effectively through Learn and Play

 “My seven year old son had a speech problem due to birth complications. Everyone had trouble understanding what he was trying to say; which made him angry and violent,” Rama said, the mother of six year old Samer.


A shortage of oxygen during birth affected Samer’s brain, which has caused him to stutter when speaking. The whole family has been living in Za’atari camp for the past three years, where they found refuge after escaping the violence in Syria.

Thursday 11 June 2015

3,300 Zaatari children work — study

The most common job for children in the Zaatari camp is delivering goods and water using wheelbarrows, according to a study

Thursday 21 May 2015

Lighting Up Hassan’s Outlook

A vocational training programme in electrical power was recently offered at the boys’ centre, to introduce the skill to whoever was interested.

Thursday 21 May 2015

Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Save the Children established and runs four multi-activity centres in Za’atari camp, benefitting over 2,000 adolescents.

Thursday 21 May 2015

Literacy and Numeracy: Paving the Way for Rami’s Future

Save the Children’s community centre allowed Rami a safe space to leave his house to.