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“Not a Game”… “Nour” Foundation concludes its 2020 campaign against Early Marriage

“Nour Foundation for Relief and Development” concluded its 2020 campaign against Early Marriage “Not a Game”. The foundation carried out its activities in two sections of its “Support Project” centers, “Women Support” and “Gender”. The campaign was held in the centers of Alzahera in Damascus, Jaramana, Alhusseinia and Sahnaia in Rif-Dimashq, Salim and Salkhad in […]

Tailoring and Crochet Courses Continue- Nour WGSS- Al Hussainieh  

Nour WGSS in Al Hussainieh continues its courses including tailoring and crochet courses. One of the beneficiaries said, “ With every stitch I make, I feel that I am reshaping my future. I have experienced all forms of violence by my husband, but now all I think about is how to stitch my life back […]

An Awareness-Raising Session about the Importance of Communication Between Children With Disabilities and Their Mothers-  Nour Mobile Team- Sweida  

The mobile team of Nour WGSS in Sweida  conducted an awareness-raising session on the importance of communication between mothers and their children with disabilities. The facilitator said, “Some mothers ignore their children with disabilities. They do not interact or communicate with them, which is a common mistake. Moreover,    others feel as if they have […]

   Misconceptions About Violence Against Women – An Awareness-Raising Session Conducted by Al Zahira Mobile Team

The mobile team of Nour WGSS in Al-Zahira conducted an awareness-raising    session entitled “Misconceptions about Violence against Women” at The  Comprehensive Clinics Center  “Thalassemia Department”. The facilitator said, “Many women are exposed to violence, but they do not know that what they are exposed to is violence. Thus, deconstructing common misconceptions about violence and […]

An Outdoor Aerobics Activity for Women- Salkhad  Community Center 

   Salkhad Community Center held an outdoor workout session for women in the aerobics class. The trainer explained, “Many people work out because they merely want a healthy fit body. Sports, however, doesn’t only help physically but also psychologically. It is well-known that sports is highly effective in fighting depression.” In addition, the center held […]

An Awareness Workshop Titled “Premarital  Screening” – Salkhad Community Centre

An awareness workshop titled “Premarital Screening” was held at Salkhad Community Centre. The workshop focused on the importance of premarital screening in limiting the spread of some genetic and infectious diseases. The workshop also included a psychosocial support session titled “Women’s Right to Education”. The health educator explained, “ Premarital screening aims primarily to give […]

Mushroom Cultivation Training- Salim Centre

Salim Community Centre Team held an outdoor training session on oyster mushrooms cultivation. The supervising agricultural engineer said, “Agriculture is an important pillar of the economy in Sweida. The training was designed to help empower the youth and aid them in their endeavours to start up their own projects in order to provide food and […]

NFRD Volunteers Disinfect and Sterilize the Mosques in Adra and Al Dumair- Damascus Countryside

In continuation of the sanitizing campaigns which were performed by NFRD, a group of NFRD volunteers headed to Al Dumair and Adra in Damascus Countryside in order to disinfect  the mosques listed to open on Fridays during the holy month of Ramadan. Floor markings were set out to help maintain social distancing between worshippers to […]

NFRD Volunteers Continue Sterilization Campaigns Against Coronavirus in Jairoud

Within the framework of the precautionary measures taken by the Syrian government in order to prevent spreading of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and based on the social responsibility that NFRD has always  committed itself to, a group of NFRD volunteers continued  in their effort to ensure the safety and well-being of the community by sterilizing the […]

Cleaning and Disinfection Campaign of Al Tal National Hospital-Damascus Countryside

Under the umbrella of the precautionary measures taken by the Syrian government in order to prevent spreading of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and in continuation of the disinfection campaigns which were performed by NFRD, a group of NFRD volunteers headed to Al Tal in Damascus Countryside in order to clean and disinfect  Al Tal National Hospital […]