Economy

Women’s Participation in the Economy

Summary As of January 2016, 80 percent of the Syrian population was living below the poverty line, and the youth unemployment rate was about 78 percent, compounding many of the challenges facing Syrian women. The number of female-headed households has...

The Shifting Role of Women in Syria’s Economy

This report is part of TIMEP-News Deeply's Syria’s Women: Policies & Perspectives partnership. It first appeared on News Deeply's website here The Shifting Role of Women in Syria’s Economy Author: Daniel Hilton The Syrian war has transformed women’s role in...