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Latest news and stories from CARE's work in the field

Latest news and stories from CARE's work in the field

Mar 26

The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Ayat’s Story

By CARE Australia March 26, 2015 0 comments

Ayat volunteers with CARE International helping other refugees. ©Mahmoud Shabeeb/CARE

When Ayat, a 35-year-old Syrian, obtained her master’s degree in Arabic literature in 2005 and started lecturing at the University in Homs, she had every intention of finishing her PhD. Then in March 2013, she was forced to flee. Ayat planned to prove that a female villager can and should be…

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