Refugees in Syria working in construction.
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Syrian refugees struggle to support families in Jordan

18 March 2013 Last updated at 10:20 GMT

Syrian refugees in Jordan are struggling to look for a way to make a living to support their families.

The UN has said the numbers of Syrian refugees arriving in Jordan are putting a considerable strain on resources, the country also has a high unemployment rate.

More than a million Syrians have now been registered as refugees by the UN in neighbouring countries.

Shaimaa Khalil reports.