Drought Library

23-05-2023
This profile provides an account of Syria's six state-owned banks, covering their operations over the past two decades and the sector's losses and recovery efforts since the start of the 2011 conflict.
10-01-2023
This profile provides an overview of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, one of Syria's largest and most influential humanitarian relief and first-aid organisation.
15-03-2022
This chart provides an overview of Syria’s GDP from 2000 to 2021. In the years that preceded the conflict, the economy witnessed significant growth rates. However, in 2012 and 2013, the country's GDP fell by 26.3 percent per year, according to the World Bank, and had only grown by 2.85 percent in 2011 – its lowest figure since 2001.
08-03-2022
This report is the first part of a two-part publication that will provide an overview of Syria’s relations with former Soviet Republics. This first part will address Syria’s ties with the Baltic states (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania) and Eastern Europe (Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova), while the second will focus on Syria's ties with the Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia) and Central Asian countries (Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan).