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  • Roia to set up ICT vocational training in Atarib

    Roia, in partnership with GIZ and Baytna Syria, will establish an ICT Academy in Atarib, in the west of Aleppo province. The Academy will provide young unemployed Syrians with lifelong vocational training and allow them to access the local and global job market.   Atarib: IDP and livelihood challenges As the humanitarian crisis continues to […]

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  • Roia and Microsoft in $100,000 partnership

    Roia is excited to announce a new partnership with Microsoft Philanthropies, which provides organisations with technology tools, training, and resources to create opportunities and transform communities. The grant offered by Microsoft totals $101,992 USD and comes in the form of software licenses including Office Professional, Project Professional, and the Windows 10 operating system – programs […]

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  • Roia attends RightsCon 2018 in Toronto

    The month of May ushered in exciting times for Roia, as the organization was invited to present at RightsCon 2018, presented by Access Now. Steven Dixon, our Communications and Development Manager, attended the 3-day event with Communications Officer Jessica Barrett – two of over 2,500 participants from the international community who came together to discuss […]

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  • Regime offensive causes closure of ICT Academy, EMS in Eastern Ghouta

    23 APRIL 2018, EASTERN GHOUTA — The capture of Eastern Ghouta by the Syrian regime has forced Roia to close the Maharat ICT Academy and cease its operation of the Emergency Medical System (EMS). What were the ICT Academy and EMS? The Maharat ICT Academy was opened in 2016 and had been training young Syrian […]

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