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Syrian refugees walk with their belongings after crossing over the border into Jordan in 2016

Syrian refugees walk with their belongings after crossing over the border into Jordan in 2016

A helping hand for Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Jordan

11/05/2017 17:27

A leading member of the charitable organization Collateral Repair Project speaks about the extent of the humanitarian crisis faced by Syrian and Iraqi refugees who are trying to eke out an existence in neighbouring Jordan. 

2013 file photo showing Cardinal Leonardo Sandri vested for Mass

2013 file photo showing Cardinal Leonardo Sandri vested for Mass

Cardinal Sandri: homily at Mt Nebo

17/10/2016 09:15

The Prefect of the Congregation for Eastern Churches, Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, was in Jordan over the weekend, where he presided over a liturgy celebrating the official re-opening of the shrine atop Mt. Nebo, from which, according to tradition, Moses saw the Promised Land before he died

 

HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan greeted by Pope Francis in the Vatican 4 May

HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan is greeted by Pope Francis in the Vatican 4 May

Jordan’s Prince El Hassan bin Talal on Vatican visit

05/05/2016 15:18

On a visit to the Vatican, His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan speaks about interfaith values, citizenship and the Syrian refugee crisis

Latin rite clergy at Christ's Tomb during a liturgy at Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre.  Jordan's King Abdullah II will restore the site

Latin rite clergy at the Tomb of Christ during an Easter Week liturgy at Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Jordan's King Abdullah II will fund restoration of the site

Jordan’s King Abdullah II to restore Jesus’ Tomb

12/04/2016 12:27

Jordan’s King Abdullah II will fund the restoration of Christ’s Tomb in Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

 

Syrian refugee children in Lebanon attend school thanks to international aid donations

Syrian refugee children in Lebanon attend school thanks to international aid donations.

Syria Aid Conference: new ‘Marshall Plan’ needed for region

04/02/2016 15:24

On the sidelines of a Donor's Conference for Syria, one Syrian start-up in Lebanon challenges the international community to establish a 'Marshall Plan' for the region and to create the legal framework granting refugees the right to work

People form giant "red card to child labour"

People form giant "red card to child labour"

Syria conflict: Calls to tackle child labour

03/07/2015 10:25

In a new report both UNICEF and Save the Children say conflict and the humanitarian crisis in the country are pushing more children into exploitation in the labour market.