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ЛОНДОН – С наступающей третьей годовщиной начала гражданской войны в Сирии остается мало времени для того, чтобы обеспечить наиболее пострадавшим жертвам конфликта – сотням тысяч детей-беженцев – новаторский образовательный проект.

Шокирует то, что три миллиона сирийских детей уже были перемещены из страны. Более миллиона из них бежали из Сирии и томятся в лагерях в соседних странах: в частности в Ливане, Иордании и Турции. Эти дети сейчас страдают уже третью зиму вдали от своих домов, школ и друзей. Многие из них отделены от своих семей, и тысячи присоединяются в ряды перемещенных лиц каждый день. Это становится крупнейшей гуманитарной катастрофой современности.

Но инновационная инициатива в Ливане с участием преподавателей, учреждений по оказанию помощи и образовательной благотворительности открыла небольшое окно надежды. Среди этого хаоса лагерей, самодельных хижин и нищеты, борьба за новый и важный принцип международной помощи начался: даже во время конфликта, дети должны иметь доступ к образованию.

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