Tag: Refugee Camp

Jordan: Local Perceptions on Syrian Refugees (Part 2/2)

Jordan: Local Perceptions on Syrian Refugees (Part 2/2)

It is important to understand the impact of Syrian refugees on Jordan.  Living conditions at the Gaza camp in Jerash are poor and employment opportunities are restricted mainly to private and informal sectors. According to a public sector official in the Gaza camp:...

Jordan: Local Perceptions on Syrian Refugees (Part 1/2)

Jordan: Local Perceptions on Syrian Refugees (Part 1/2)

It is important to understand the impact of Syrian refugees on Jordan. Jordan hosts the largest Palestinian refugee population in the world. It has also been a popular choice of destination for Iraqi refugees. The most recent influx are Syrians due to the civil war that started in...

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