Victoria Stanski Victoria Stanski, Director of Programs Victoria Stanski’s stories Lebanon, Syria: Meeting urgent needs of new Syrian refugees Getting critical supplies to families who have recently crossed the border is a key part of our work in Lebanon. Watch a video of our latest distribution. Yemen: Beyond protests, a country working to thrive Yemen does not have a movie theater and only 11% of the population has access to the Internet. Nonetheless, “Innocence of Muslims,” the now notorious film that mocks Prophet Muhammad, generated violent protests in the capital of Sana’a this week. Yemen: Protecting children in the crossfire Seven-year-old Hadiel looked forward to starting first grade last year at Nusaybah school, in the heart of Yemen’s capital of Sana’a. But the presence of heavily armed soldiers and certainty of violence kept her home. Yemen: A fresh coat of paint can make all the difference Yemen’s youth are demanding change across the country on a large scale, but I’ve also seen them bring it in their communities one improvement at a time. Yemen: Humanitarian needs demand urgent attention Yemen: Assessing needs in Yemen Veteran aid workers Richard Jaquot and Mugur Dumitrache recently visited Yemen to assess the prospects for helping supply water, provide work opportunities, and support the psychosocial needs of communities impacted by the country's mulitple crises.