In furtherance of its charitable objectives, RR strives to raise awareness on issues related to refugees and immigrants within the British landscape through work on policy and media. Because of our daily work with Syrian refugees, we serve as a critical source of information on the Syrian conflict for journalists and through our professional relationships with these journalists we work on the framework by which refugee crises, particularly in Syria, are discussed. RR also organises seminars and hosts academic conferences that draw in leading academics and community organisers for discussion and insight on often overlooked aspects of the Syrian conflict and other conflicts in the region.
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'The Syrian people will decide the future of Syria’: rhetoric versus reality at the Sochi congress

Our Research and Policy Coordinator Bilal Shami published a blog post with international conflict-prevention organisation SaferWorld on the Syrian National Dialogue Congress, in which he argues that international approaches to resolve the conflict in Syria prioritise the interests of external actors and undermine a Syrian-owned political process for peace and post-conflict r


Letter to Ambassador Matthew Rycroft, UK Permanent Representative to the UN

Rethink Rebuild Society contacted Ambassador Matthew Rycroft, the UK Permanent Representative to the UN, on the 22nd of December 2017 to express our appreciation and encouragement for his displayed solidarity with Karim, the 3-month-year-old baby that partially lost his eye due to Syrian regime shelling of Eastern Ghouta that also killed his mother.