Syria: Interfaith Partnership Helps Displaced Families
The civil war in Syria forced Maram and her family to flee without any possessions. Five years later they’re still homeless and yet to return.
Security has improved in the capital, Damascus, and the family’s hometown in the adjoining suburb of Ghouta, but the humanitarian situation remains critical. Winter is on its way and will make conditions worse.
The family now lives in an empty elevator engine room on top of an apartment building in Damascus.
“I feel that this room is like a palace when I compare it to the public garden where we lived for three years, or if I compare