During five years of war, Syrian women have taken on new roles and responsibilities in supporting their families. However, Syrian women both in Syria and in refugee contexts encounter substantial barriers as they try to establish new livelihoods, and are increasingly exposed to protection risks, both inside and outside the home.

Latest Publications

Housing, land and property issues in Nepal and their consequences for the post-earthquake reconstruction process

  • Countries: Nepal
  • Co-authors: Community Self-Reliance Centre
  • Published: February 2016

The State of Linkage Report: The first global mapping of savings group linkage

  • Countries: Global
  • Co-authors: Barclays, Plan UK
  • Published: February 2016

The Forgotten South: Food security and livelihoods in Southern Syria (Executive Summary)

  • Countries: Syrian Arab Republic
  • Co-authors: NRC, FAO, iMMAP, RFSAN
  • Published: February 2016

Enabling economic development and livelihoods in countries affected by the Syrian regional crisis

  • Countries: Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey
  • Co-authors: DFID, Ethical Trading Initiative, Business Fights Poverty
  • Published: February 2016

The resilience champions

  • Countries: Mali, Niger
  • Published: December 2015

2016 : l’année de la mobilisation des hommes et des garçons pour mettre un terme à la violence sexiste

  • Countries: Bosnia and Herzegowina, Burundi, Croatia, Sri Lanka, Democratic Republic of Congo, Global, Serbia
  • Published: December 2015