This region has been marked with civil unrest, which has led to an unimaginable humanitarian crisis. There is a massive refugee population with many living below the poverty line. Entering its 8th year, this ongoing crisis in Syria has left an estimated 465,000 people dead with more than 50% displaced as numbers continue to climb from recent attacks. Of the over 4,810,216 registered Syrian refugees 635,324 are residing in Jordan where 86% are living below the local poverty line. Over 13.5 million people are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance inside the country.
HHRD Work: In 2013 HHRD became a registered NGO in the region and has been actively engaged with 9 of its humanitarian programs which have helped well over 1 million people in Jordan, Lebanon and Tunisia.