The Changing Face Of British Aid For Syrian Refugees
With no end in sight to the Syrian civil war, Britain is changing the way it thinks about aid. Making sure refugees have jobs and schooling – and keeping them in the region – is now the key aim. BuzzFeed News visited Jordan and Lebanon to find out more.
Refugee Camp Residents Trapped By Fighting Between ISIS And The Syrian Army
Residents of the Yarmouk refugee camp – just outside Damascus – said they have been trapped by fighting between ISIS and the regime. The long-besieged city is running out of food and supplies, as aid workers struggle to get access.
Art For Japan
A collection of artwork attempting to raise money for relief efforts in Japan. Despite all of the taco shop brawls and farting Charlie Sheens, sometimes the internet can do good. Links to the individual artist or fundraising page are provided if you feel like chipping in. *This post has been edited to remove a trans slur.*