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  1. Coping with conflict: making media to support children in Syria

    Julie Boutros

    Assistant Project Manager, Syria.

    Coping with conflict: making media to support children in Syria

    How we’re helping children in Syria survive and cope with the conflict by supporting media based in the country to make tailored ‘lifeline’ content – animations, radio dramas, discussion programmes and a documentary – we’re tackling issues around child rights, development and survival.

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  2. A Syrian Drama

    Caroline Nursey

    Executive Director, BBC Media Action

    A Syrian Drama

    On the sixth anniversary of the Syrian war, Caroline Nursey, our Executive Director explores how a radio drama is helping bring communities together despite years of conflict.

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  3. 'How to' films help refugees eat more healthily

    Maurice Aaek

    Senior Trainer and Content Manager, BBC Media Action

    'How to' films help refugees eat more healthily

    Refugees, nutritionists and film-makers created a series of short ‘how to’ films to help Syrians living in tough conditions in Lebanon pull together quick, simple, affordable and healthy meals for their families.

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  4. Changing perspective – the power of vertical video

    Tom Hannen

    Video producer

    How a shocking image motivated Tom Hannen to make an immersive film for mobile phones about the dangerous journeys undertaken by refugees.

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  5. Scriptwriting for Syrians

    Hozan Akko

    Chief Editor, Hay El-Matar

    Scriptwriting for Syrians

    A new radio drama for Syrians hopes to bridge divides and help people deal with the pressures of prolonged conflict.

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  6. App designed to help Syrian refugees

    Leen Hashem

    Project Coordinator, Syria Lifeline project

    App designed to help Syrian refugees

    The developers of a new app aim to help refugees in Lebanon cope and connect. Leen Hashem explains.

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  7. Films for Syrian refugees: Do it Yourself, Do it Together

    Maha Taki

    Project Manager, BBC Media Action

    Films for Syrian refugees: Do it Yourself, Do it Together

    Ahead of World Refugee Day (20 June 2015), Maha Taki explains how short films – shown in information centres in Lebanon and Jordan - are helping to give education, legal, health and safety advice to Syrian refugees.

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  8. Journalism in today’s Syria: an insider’s view

    Maurice Aaek

    Senior Trainer and Content Manager, BBC Media Action

     A Syrian journalist and blogger reflects on the mission impossible facing journalists attempting impartial coverage of the Syrian conflict.

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