Lebanon is at the forefront of the Syrian refugee crisis, hosting over 1 million, half of whom are children. Over two thirds of Syrian refugees are classified as "poor" and have limited access to education and healthcare, as well as restricted employment opportunities.
We began researching the subject in 2014 as the proposed second chapter of The Book of Journeys, but it grew, so vast and complex is the issue. Several projects have come out of our research and we still are developing further ones. Sadly, it is a situation which seems to have no end is sight and is now being felt far beyond the borders of Syria's neighbours.