Galleries: Syrian Refugees, Jordan. 2013: jordanHI_4

The camp provides refuge from the war but it is not without its own problems. There are reports of rape, a thriving black market, exploitation and recently there have been riots over conditions. Many feel unsafe to leave their tents at night. Whilst the many NGOs involved try their best to feed, shelter and provide medical care for the refugees, the sheer numbers and limited funding make the task almost impossible.

The camp provides refuge from the war but it is not without its own problems. There are reports of rape, a thriving black market, exploitation and recently there have been riots over conditions. Many feel unsafe to leave their tents at night. Whilst the many NGOs involved try their best to feed, shelter and provide medical care for the refugees, the sheer numbers and limited funding make the task almost impossible.