For Syrian refugees, many say that social media is as vital as shelter and food. In refugee camps like Za’atari in Jordan, cell phones and laptops are lifelines for family members and loved ones separated by the ongoing war. The refugee camp even has its own Facebook page, reporting on refugee matters and sharing information about those still in Syria.
Syrian Refugees Stay Connected Online
Original article by Marsha James published in the Voice of America on 06/27/2015