Media, Arts, & Culture

Syria’s Female Journalists

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 Fight – and Plight – of Syria’s Female Journalists Author: Anna Lekas Miller The rise of independent Syrian...

Women in Arts & Culture

Summary Inside Syria, women are standing in opposition to the Syrian government, the Islamic State, and patriarchal norms by using traditional crafts, like weaving and storytelling, to call for peace and equality. Amid escalating violence, a large part of the...

Forefront of Saving Syria’s Heritage

This report is part of TIMEP-News Deeply’s Syria’s Women: Policies & Perspectives partnership. It first appeared on News Deeply’s website here. Women at the Forefront of Saving Syria’s Heritage Authors: Florence Massena and Arwa al-Basha Syrian women at home and...

Women in Media

Summary Syria remains one of the most dangerous countries in the world for reporters, with 129 media workers and journalists killed since 2011. Local reporters comprised 90 percent of journalist deaths. Despite the dangers, there are at least 196 active,...