Tag Archives: Brighter lives for refugees campaign

Different challenges for refugees in Austria and Jordan
IKEA Austria reflect on their experience in Jordan and comparisons to the situation for refugees in Austria: By Sonja...
Sunset in Azraq: watching the camp light up
Our agenda on Thursday started at lunch time and so we had a possibility to finalise our blogs and...
How UNHCR is helping Syrian refugees living in Amman
We all met at Vienna Airport to start the exciting journey to Jordan. We were supposed to depart at...
Introductory blog – Jordan 2017
A team of IKEA Austria IWitnesses is travelling to Jordan to meet Syrian families and see first-hand the devastating...
Eyes wide open
The last call for our return flight is announced while we share our last feelings. We look at each...
Lighting Azraq
During our car ride to Azraq, we saw the landscape changing slowly. There was less and less civilization and...
The Champs-Élysées of Za’atari
Shopping in Paris is so last year; real innovation is to be found in Za’atari refugee camp. The people...
Looking at the stars in Amman
“What I miss most from Syria? My kitchen! And the neighbourhood where we lived.” Um Malek doesn’t have to...
Look me in the eyes and I will tell you who you are
In Amman registration centre, 3,000 refugees who are not living in a camp pass by daily. In fact, our...