By John M. B. Balouziyeh

whilst the Syrian rebellion begun in March 2011, not anyone expected mass atrocities at the scale we're witnessing this present day. nobody foresaw the displacement of hundreds of thousands that will dramatically reshape nearby demographics. not anyone imagined that kids could turn into the sufferers of chemical guns, or that the Mediterranean Sea could develop into their graveyard.

Today, greater than half the Syrian inhabitants has been displaced, a phenomenon nearly with no precedent in human background. photographs of ravenous civilians trapped in besieged towns have outraged the human sense of right and wrong. millions of kids were slain via barrel bombs, landmines and chlorine gasoline. greater than 1 / 4 million Syrians have perished. those numbers are a shameful indictment on humanity.

Yet, there's wish.

Each day, in refugee camps around the center East, relief staff, looking neither attractiveness nor present, sacrifice their convenience to carry Syrian refugees aid. marketers, environment apart the pursuit of earnings, lend professional bono suggestions to innovatively tackle refugee wishes. Volunteers chance their lives to provide Syrian refugees wish and a destiny.

This e-book tracks the author’s travels to Syrian refugee camps and casual tented settlements in Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq. hoping on his criminal historical past, he deals an unfiltered account of the plight of Syrian refugees from a felony, political and humanitarian perspective.

Yet this e-book is greater than simply an account of the lives of Syrian refugees; it solutions that burning query on such a lot of people’s minds: How am i able to support? In discussing company partnerships with reduction organisations, civil society projects, humanitarian missions, volunteering and fundraising, the writer exhibits that there's a function a person can play in creating a lasting, confident influence on Syrian refugees and restoring dignity to their lives.

About the writer. John Balouziyeh is an lawyer at Dentons, an international legislation company that offers seasoned bono criminal suggestions to Syrian refugees. John leads Dentons’ partnership with the Norwegian Refugee Council, a partnership conceived to recommend at the legislation of Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq as they effect Syrian refugees. all the author’s royalties might be donated to charities helping Syrian refugees.

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