Subjects – Syria Report

Healthcare

News

14-05-2024
The Autonomous Administration in Northeast Syria has announced advancements in the establishment of an industrial city in Manbij that will host 610 shops and workshops on 430,000 square metres. Construction works started in 2023 and the project is bound to be completed in 2025.
09-04-2024
Damascus is considering further privatising the public healthcare system, a move that might lighten the budget burden of the Ministry of Health but will severely impact the lives of Syrians that depend on free medical services in public hospitals and primary healthcare centres. The Ministry of Health has begun the procedures to transform all public hospitals into entities with administrative and financial independence and has also taken steps to “explore” a public-private partnership model for the management of medical facilities.
05-03-2024
In this interview, Dan Stoenescu, head of the European Union Delegation to Syria, delves into the current state of affairs in Syria, including the E.U.’s sanctions policy, the Arab normalisation process, European trade with Syria, the uptick in regional tensions, and captagon drug trafficking.
27-02-2024
This interview is part of our series of in-depth interviews with some of Syria's main humanitarian and development actors. In this issue, we talked with Karim El-Rawy, Médecins Sans Frontières' field coordinator in Idlib, and Elizabeth Harding, MSF's Head of Mission in northeast Syria. 
07-11-2023
Syria and Russia have signed an agreement to strengthen economic cooperation and bolster joint investments. On October 28 and 29, the Joint Syrian-Russian Intergovernmental Committee for Scientific, Technical, Commercial, and Economic Cooperation met in Moscow to ink the deal focusing on infrastructure development (including transportation and public works) and the agricultural, industrial, and pharmaceutical sectors.

Library

15-05-2024
This 9300-word report presents a detailed account of international sanctions on Syria. It delves into the American and European sanctions programs, exemptions, and challenges in enforcing sanctions.
05-12-2023
On the occasion of the COP28 conference, this report is a detailed overview of Syria's climate change situation, spanning pre-2010 policies, carbon emissions, and mitigation strategies, examining impacts like rising temperatures, droughts, deforestation, and more.
14-11-2023
In this report, The Syria Report provides a detailed account of Palestinians refugees in Syria, covering historical background, living conditions, and the Syrian conflict's impact. It also examines humanitarian support from organizations like GAPAR and UNRWA.

Companies

22-07-2019
Syria Care is the latest healthcare management company to have been established in Syria.