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From Yemen to Amman – Noor’s Story

Jordan has seen an influx of Yemeni refugees in the past five years due to the recent war in Yemen. In 2016, 5,218 Yemeni nationals made the journey to Jordan - by 2019, this number...

Why our monthly donors matter

It’s difficult to plan for the future when you aren’t sure how much money to expect in your bank account from one month to the other. That’s why monthly donors are a crucial part of the...

A Safe Space

“Before coming to CRP, I had never met people from different nationalities. I had never met refugees! My favorite memory from CRP is my first day here, when I first encountered beneficiaries from Iraq and...

A New Life in Jordan

Since opening our Downtown centre, we have been serving communities in Amman's city centre, including Sudanese, Somalian and Yemeni refugees as well as Jordanians. We hope our community centre can promote understanding and tolerance between...

Learning to Seize The Moment – Nawal

Meet Nawal.  Nawal joined Hope Workshop over 3 years ago. She has grown along with the workshop. “It taught me how to feel powerful, how to talk to people and grow my social skills. I’ve learnt...

A Place to Make New Friends – Haifa

Meet Haifa. Haifa joined Hope Workshop in September of last year. She had always enjoyed Sewing and practicing embroidery ever since she was in school. She heard about Hope Workshop from one of her classmates...

A New Life – From Basra to CRP

Collateral Repair Project is home to a diverse community of urban refugees who practice a wide variety of faiths. Regardless of any individual’s religious beliefs or ethnic background, all people in need are welcome to...

CRP Artistic Collaboration With Local Students

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Meet Zenah – Reigniting her Passion at Hope Workshop

“People who love sewing don’t just want to sew. We have a passion that we have to nourish. Any human with a passion they cannot nourish, it will disappear.” Zenah has been passionate about sewing since...

Waiting – Living in Hope of Resettlement

It's July in Amman and a group of beneficiaries, volunteers and a couple CRP interns are sitting in a conversation club. Although the topic is holidays and celebrations, the discussion soon turns to the resettlement...