Stories

Irrigation canals are operational again, hope restored for farmers

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] In the western countryside of Raqqa, where agriculture constitute  the main source of income for the population, farmers complain from soil salinization and the decline in agricultural production due to the absence of maintenance and cleaning efforts, which led to the growth of weeds and...

In Raqqa, al-Fardos Children Park reopens its doors to the public

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Um Rayyan has finally managed to allow her kids to play at the nearby park, without being concerned over letting them go outside, all thanks to the intervention of both Totol and Women for Peace organizations who worked on the children’s park rehabilitation project in...

“Lantern of Hope” light up Al-Mansoura’s streets7

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] For residents of the Al-Mansoura village in the western countryside, the day ends early. As soon as the sun sets, most aspects of life almost vanish , the streets become deserted and commercial activities entirely come to a halt after all street lamps that used...

Green Spaces in the city of Al-Raqqa, “Plant but one Tree”

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] After surviving a long and arduous period marked by fierce battles and shelling that resulted in major destruction, residents of the city of Raqqa were left with many unmet needs and faltering infrastructure. Shabab Oxygen organization has decided to take matters into its own hands and...