Andrew Harper

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Name: Andrew Harper
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

UNHCR urges Gulf donors to aid Jordan in face of refugee crisis

Related Apr 17, 2014 AMMAN -- With no end in sight to the Syrian crisis, the UNHCR on Thursday called on Gulf Cooperation Council countries and international organisations to step up efforts to support Jordan in coping with the growing number of refu ... [Published Zawya.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Just Asking

-2005The invisible manAndrew Harper is the publisher of that little gem the Hideaway Report —a monthly newsletter coveted by 25,000 readers for its opinionated, charmingly grumpy reviews of hotels and resorts. In his 25th year of steering travelers toward ... [Published Departures Magazine - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

New Quality Ratings For B&Bs, Villa Rentals Can Help Travelers Avoid Surprises

Looking for top tier luxury hotels, restaurants or spas in North America or Asia? For more than half a century the famous 4 and 5-star ratings from the Forbes Travel Guide have guided travelers to superior properties. Need a standout fine dining experience ... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Reggae Chemicals implements Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Local cleaning and household materials manufacturer Reggae Chemicals has implemented Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to help service a new wave of customers from outside of South Africa. AccTech Systems, a business solutions provider and Microsoft Dynamics ... [Published Biz Community - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Investigation launched following death at Syrian refugee camp in Jordan

Syrian refugees wait at a UNHCR distribution centre in Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan. Photo: UNHCR/J. TannerAn investigation has been launched following the shooting and subsequent death of a Syrian refugee at a camp in Jordan.The death followed a riot ... [Published United Nations Multimedia - Apr 07 2014]
Entities: Jordan, Refugee Camp, Syria
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 3 reports

Calm returns to Syrian refugee camp in Jordan after deadly clash

AdvertisementAMMAN, Jordan -- The Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan was under heavy police presence and restricted access Sunday, a day after stone-throwing Syrian refugees clashed with anti-riot police, leaving one resident shot to death, according to official ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Gov’t, UNHCR sign amendments to cooperation memo

AMMAN — The UNHCR will now have 90 days to examine applications submitted by refugees who enter Jordan under amendments introduced to a memorandum of understanding and signed on Monday.The Interior Ministry and the UNHCR signed the amendments to the memo, ... [Published Jordan Times - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

A Desperate City Emerges on the Desert

This desolate dusty patch of desert near Jordan's borders with Syria and Iraq is soon to be home to the latest victims of Syria's three-year civil war.U.N. officials warn that with increasing numbers of Syrians fleeing daily to Jordan -- almost 800 in ... [Published America Magazine - Mar 29 2014]
Entities: Refugees, Syria, Syrians
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Housing crisis threatens Syrian refugees — UNHCR report

AMMAN — After three years of conflict in Syria, hundreds of thousands of refugees living in urban areas in the Kingdom are struggling to meet their daily needs, according to a new report by the UN Refugee Agency.The study by UNHCR and its longstanding ... [Published Jordan Times - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

In pictures: Newly-built Azraq Syrian refugee camp in Jordan

A Jordanian worker constructs steel houses at Azraq Syrian refugee camp, Azraq city, Jordan, March 25, 2014. Andrew Harper, representative for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Jordan, said a new Syrian refugee camp which will ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Mar 26 2014]
Entities: Refugee Camp, Jordan, Syria
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

• New Syrian refugee camp opens in Jordan in late April

Zarqa, Mar 25 (Petra) –– New Syrian refugees crossing into Jordan will be sent directly to a new camp near the oasis town of Azraq that will open in late April, Director of the Syrian Refugee Camps Affairs Department, Waddah Hmoud, announced on Tuesd ... [Published Jordan News Agency - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Feb 17 2014 - Updated Feb 18 2014 - 4 reports

Syria boy was not alone

Photograph of Syrian refugee was wrongly seen as seen as image of boy escaping country alone The image seemed to capture the raw suffering and desolation of the Syrian civil war.Four-year-old Marwan, walking slowly, alone in the vast expanse of desert ... [Published Telegraph - Feb 18 2014]

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The Zaatari Refugee Camp in Mafraq, around 90km northeast of Amman, has 107,000 Syrians refugees, said UNHCR Representative to Jordan Andrew Harper, "so we have to move into azraq camp"
"the crisis of syrian refugees has already lasted too long. even if it finishes tomorrow you have got so much devastation and destruction in syria... what are people going to go back to?" Andrew Harper, UNHCR representative in Jordan, told AFP

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UNHCR urges Gulf donors to aid Jordan in face o... [Published Zawya.com - Apr 18 2014]
Jordan: Miserable Syrians in Jordan say they'd ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 18 2014]
Miserable Syrians in Jordan say they'd rather g... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Apr 18 2014]
Saffire Freycinet Named Best Australian Boutiqu... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Apr 15 2014]
Just Asking [Published Departures Magazine - Apr 13 2014]
New Quality Ratings For B&Bs, Villa Rentals Can... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 10 2014]
Reggae Chemicals implements Microsoft Dynamics ... [Published Biz Community - Apr 10 2014]
Investigation launched following death at Syria... [Published United Nations Multimedia - Apr 07 2014]
Calm returns to Syrian refugee camp in Jordan a... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 06 2014]
• 1 Syrian refugee killed, 29 police officers i... [Published Jordan News Agency - Apr 06 2014]
13 injured in Zaatari riot; security personnel ... [Published Jordan Times - Apr 06 2014]
Saffire Freycinet Tops Accommodation List For A... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Apr 03 2014]
Saffire Freycinet Tops Accommodation List For A... [Published PitchEngine - Apr 03 2014]
Willows Inn on Lummi Island Opens 2014 with mor... [Published Travel and Tour World - Apr 02 2014]
Relax and Rejuvenate at New Zealand’s Luxury Lo... [Published ETB News New Zealand - Apr 01 2014]
Gov’t, UNHCR sign amendments to cooperation memo [Published Jordan Times - Apr 01 2014]
A Desperate City Emerges on the Desert [Published America Magazine - Mar 29 2014]
Housing crisis threatens Syrian refugees — UNHC... [Published Jordan Times - Mar 27 2014]
In pictures: Newly-built Azraq Syrian refugee c... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Mar 26 2014]
• New Syrian refugee camp opens in Jordan in la... [Published Jordan News Agency - Mar 25 2014]
Relax and Rejuvenate at New Zealand's Luxury Lo... [Published Luxury Travel Magazines - Mar 24 2014]
Natalie's at Camden Harbour Inn first restauran... [Published Waldo County Village Soup - Mar 23 2014]
Willows Inn on Lummi Island Opens New Year With... [Published PRWeb - Mar 21 2014]
Jordan's 'forgotten' urban refugees from Syria [Published BBC - Mar 21 2014]
Boxed In, In Bangkok [Published Coast Magazine - Mar 21 2014]
Kingdom’s shared border with Syria a major secu... [Published Jordan Times - Mar 20 2014]
God is at work among Syrian refugees [Published Mission Network News - Mar 20 2014]
Pacifica man shot by police hours after release... [Published Contra Costa Times - Mar 19 2014]
Roundup: Syrians outside Jordan's refugee syste... [Published China.org.cn - Mar 18 2014]
Syrians outside Jordans refugee system hanging ... [Published United Nations - Mar 18 2014]
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Jordan: Miserable Syrians in Jordan say they'd ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 18 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Jordan, Syrian Arab Republic 04/18/2014 03:36 GMT by Mussa HATTAR ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, April 18, 2014 (AFP) - Syrian refugees in Jordan say they are so miserable that they would rather face "inevitable death" in ...
No, the Syrian Refugee Marwan Did Not Cross the... [Published FP Passport - Feb 18 2014]
p>In the photograph above, a 4-year-old Syrian refugee named Marwan can be seen crossing the desert, apparently alone, near the Jordanian border. It's a heartbreaking image that went viral after it was posted on Twitter by the United Nations High ...
Viral Photo of 4-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Create... [Published Mashable! - Feb 18 2014]
A heartbreaking photo of a 4-year-old Syrian refugee traveling alone through the desert made a stir online Monday First tweeted by Andrew Harper, the United Nations' refugee agency (UNHCR) representative in Jordan, surfaced on Sunday, the image ...
Heartbreaking Photo Of A 4-Year-Old Syrian Refu... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Feb 17 2014]
The family was reunited by U.N. workers in Jordan. U.N. Human Rights Campaign representative Andrew Harper tweeted this powerful image of a 4-year-old Syrian refugee boy who was separated from his family while they fled their country. Via Twitter: ...
Syrian Refugees Face Harsh Winter Low On Supplies [Published Think Progress - Dec 11 2013]
CREDIT: AP Families escaping Syria’s civil war are facing another harsh winter, their third since the fighting began. The snow flakes from the first storm of the year began to fall on Tuesday evening on a region that holds more than nine million displaced ...
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Andrew Harper Announces Winners Of Annual Grand... [Published Auto & Transportation - Jan 08 2014]
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