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the 20th anniversary of Al-Safina

on December 11th 2015, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of Al-Safina. For this occasion, Stan came to meet us to participate in    the celebration. It was his first time back in Syria since 2011; we welcomed him with emotion. Thanks to him, we experience and cultivate our relationship with …

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Syrian & American artists

Syrian & American artists, musicians, and youth with disabilities engage in groundbreaking dialogues & collaboration efforts On August 1st, The Open Hands Initiative launched a series of historic programs in Damascus to engage Syrian and American youth and adults …

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From August 2 to 8 the community of Al-Safina with former assistants and friends fled the heat of Damascus to go diving in the waters of the Mediterranean at Kafarsetta (located beside the sea and run by Terre des Hommes) . A lovely week of vacation was had, during which people and assistants broke the […]

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