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IOM Welcomes Turkey’s New Regulation to Grant Work Permits to Syrians under Temporary Protection

Ankara – The Turkish government today (15/01) announced the new Regulation on Provision of Work Permits for People under Temporary Protection which will grant work permits to Syrians registered with the Directorate General of Migration Management (DGMM) and others under temporary protection in Turkey. “This is excellent news for both Turkey...
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Syria refugees: UK government response

In the first 6 months of 2015, more than 220,000 people were detected crossing the Mediterranean to Europe. Many of these are fleeing the conflict in Syria: the conflict has killed over 220,000 and forced more than 11 million to flee their homes. The UK government is taking part in...
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New UK support for Syria

The UK has  allocated over £36 million in funding to organisations working inside Syria and across the region. This includes: Support for girls and women (£5.95 million). The crisis in Syria has placed many girls and women at risk of violence, exploitation and insecurity, with many experiencing trauma including sexual...
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