School life is the topic of conversation for Ahmed, a 10-year-old Iraqi refugee now living in Syria, in this classroom resource designed for use in Key Stage 3/4 global citizenship lessons.
Ahmed describes the work he does in class and talks about a typical school day. This video can also demonstrate to secondary pupils the lasting impact of war on young people.
Information on the work of the UN Refugee Agency in the UK
Refugees International advocates for lifesaving assistance and protection for displaced people
Information on WFP activities in Iraq to assist internally displaced people and those who have fled to Syria
Information from the International Committee of the Red Cross on refugees and internally displaced persons and international law