Children in the Za'atari camp
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How Syrian children learn to live inside a refugee camp

21 August 2012 Last updated at 16:19 BST

Just over the border from Syria, in Jordan, the Zaatari camp houses more than 10,000 refugees.

Life can be difficult in the desert camp so a project has been started to give children a safe place to play with each other.

It is also hoped the scheme will help rehabilitate those who have witnessed horrific scenes during the conflict in Syria.

The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil reports.