Mouhammad, 18-year-old, Al Salam school student “When I left Syria three years ago, I spent two years in Reyhanli without studying. I was working in a store to learn a bit of Turkish and make some money to help my … Continued


Ebaa, 18 years-old, student and volunteer at Al Salam School. “I arrived to Turkey 3 years ago, after having spent 6 months of not-doing-anything in Lebanon. Leaving Syria is the thing that has most affected me in life. I had … Continued


Batool, 16 years-old – Al Salam school student “Honestly, I’m not sure what I will do later, and one thing I know is that nobody can predict the future. My parents want me to become a doctor but what I’d … Continued


Rama, 16 year-old, Al Salam school student. “My dream is to be a doctor and to build a hospital in my village. It all started when I was a kid and that my mom had to travel to a town … Continued

Doctor Hasan Kurdi

Doctor Hasan Kurdi, Full-time Volunteering Psychiatrist at Al Salam School. “I work both with the staff and with the students here. I organize regular meetings and workshops for the employees, teaching them how to communicate effectively, how to deal with … Continued