Invisible Wounds: The impact of six years of war on the mental health of Syria’s children

2017Save the children

The psychological toll of living through six years of not knowing if this day will be their last is enormous. At least 3 million Syrian children under the age of six know nothing but war, and millions more have grown up in fear under the shadow of conflict. They are the next generation who will have to rebuild their shattered country – their future and the very future of Syria is in the balance (34 pages PDF).

Key wordsarmed conflict / child soldiers / children / trauma