Our remit is very broad ‘to alleviate poverty’ within the Syrian community (in Syria and Turkey). With this in mind, we are planning a new Community Project for Syrians and Turks in a very deprived area, with pockets of extreme poverty. We are working with local volunteers in Turkey and a Syrian NGO to design the project.
The Needs Assessment in Antakya, Turkey, suggests these priorities:
Helping the Elderly & Disabled
Providing Turkish classes for Syrian Refugees
Providing translation for hospital appointments
Who are we?
We are a registered charity concerned with the welfare of people living under severe conditions in areas of international humanitarian concern. We believe that while the provision of goods and services to people living in such circumstances is not always possible, showing compassion, providing emotional and moral support, and raising awareness about their situation is crucial.
We have two Trustees with very different professional backgrounds HOCINE BOUGDAH – is a Sustainable Architect with international experience of teaching, tutoring, mentoring and running conferences. He also writes/edits books and journal articles. He will Read more…