According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), 4.8m Syrians have fled the country in search of safety. The number of Internally Displaced People (IDPs) has now risen to seven million across Syria.
13.5m people in Syria need humanitarian assistance
Relief work in Syria continues to be affected by the complexities of the ongoing crisis. These are increasing the suffering of the Syrian people by limiting the chances of humanitarian aid reaching those most in need.
As a result there is an urgent need for relief and local development organisations – the activities delivered by these organisations are critical to meeting the varied humanitarian needs.
Providing capacity building training