Syrian refugees in Lebanon are facing another winter in tattered tents not suitable for habitation, struggling to keep what little belongings they have from the winter rains that often flood the camps with water and mud. Despite worsening conditions, the availability of aid has gone down.
Displaced Syrians in Idlib are facing a cold and harsh winter in the face of continued fighting around Ma'arat Nu'man. Forced into an ever-diminishing piece of land, many of them wonder where they can find escape.
The UNHCR warns that the number of refugees around the world has reached 25.9 million while the number of internally displaced people is at 41.3 million people. Many of these refugees are located in developing countries, with Turkey hosting the largest number at 3.7 million.