Syrian refugee pupils Shahed (10), Absalam (10) and Saleh (10). Na’ila Zawjat Othman secondary school. Amman, Jordan.

The Guardian covered the ‘Back to School’ Project in Lebanon and Jordan. It shows very well what we are doing: bringing children back to school. Great, moving and inspiring pictures by Andy Hall!

More than 450,000 Syrian refugee children live in Lebanon and 240,000 in Jordan. Some 60% are out of school as a result of conflict and displacement from their home country. Hundreds of thousands of Syrian children have missed out on vital months and years of their education. Together with Terre des Hommes Italy, AVSI and War Child, we have helped 11,711 Syrian refugee children across Lebanon into school or another educational setting.

Read the full article here.