Emergency Operation Syria 200339

This Operation has been modified  as per Budget revision 12 (see below).

Progressively increase the number of target beneficiaries from 2.5 million to 4 million, in accordance with increasing needs;

Syria was hit by the wave of civil unrest known as the 'Arab Spring' in mid-March and the security situation has since deteriorated. To date, the number of deaths is nearing 2,000 civilians and 500 security personnel, as reported by media and human rights organizations.



Since the onset of the conflict in Iraq in 2003, Syria continues to host the largest Iraqi refugee population in the region....