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The International Rescue Committee has expanded aid efforts in Jordan following an influx of tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing fighting at home in the past year. Experts from the IRC's emergency response team are currently assessing the needs of the Syrian refugee population in Lebanon in order to identify the most appropriate response.
Read our latest in-depth report on the Crisis in Syria here.
Two years since the start of what has become a full fledged civil war, the crisis in Syria threatens the entire Middle East with a humanitarian disaster. It is estimated that over four million Syrians are now in dire need of assistance and that some two million people have been uprooted and displaced.