In this final piece from Laila Soudi, she reflects on her travels near the Syrian border and her hopes for the Stanford Refugee Research Project.
Author: Laila Soudi
Life on the border: Struggle, loss and desperation
Laila Soudi is documenting her experience traveling among Syrian refugees in the Middle East as part of the Stanford Refugee Research Project.
Life on the border: Not simply help but empower
Stanford's Laila Soudi is documenting her experience among Syrian refugees in the Middle East, where she and her team seek to not only listen, but empower refugees at the border.
Life on the border: Struggling to survive in Jordan
Stanford's Laila Soudi is documenting her travels among Syrian refugees in the Middle East, where she is developing relationships to make a difference.
Life on the border: Stanford researcher seeks to help Syrian refugees
Laila Soudi, head of the Stanford Refugee Research Project, will spend the next five weeks visiting the Jordan-Syria and Lebanon-Syria borders.
The travel ban harms already vulnerable Syrian refugees
The Supreme Court upheld the travel ban, making it a challenge for refugees and others who had hoped to travel, or live, in the U.S.
Dispatch from Lebanon: Refugee children need education, as well as health care
I’m writing from Lebanon, which is now home to approximately 2 million Syrians, all of whom are not recognized as refugees. This includes hundreds of …
Muslim and afraid – but not alone
Every night when he was still in Homs, Syria, a then-5-year-old named Mustafa hid underneath his mattress because he thought it protected him from the …
Choices for Syrian children
As a direct result of the single worst humanitarian crisis of our time, the protracted Syrian Civil War, at least ½ a million people have …
A first-hand look at refugee camps in Greece
Last month, a 31-year-old named Ahmad cut himself 150 times all over his body. Stuck in a refugee camp on the border of Greece and …