Three months on, back to Tacloban, and back to school
TACLOBAN, Philippines, 7 February 2014 – Edegario, 12, points to where his house used to be. Two broken wooden poles are all that remains.
Bringing learning to Syrian refugee children in Lebanon
BEIRUT, Lebanon, 10 January 2014 – Many of the younger children struggle to hold a pen. Some don’t know how; others have forgotten.
In the Philippines, children ring in the new school year
SAN ROQUE, Philippines, 8 January 2014 – As the morning sun rises over the ocean, the neighbourhood of San Roque is buzzing with activity. Children are bathing, having breakfast and preparing to go back to school
In Lebanon, a Syrian-Palestinian refugee girl looks for her path
BEIRUT, Lebanon, 6 January 2014 – Aya carefully sweeps the floor of the dimly lit room where she, her four siblings and her parents have lived since they arrived in Lebanon from the Syrian Arab Republic.