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Alixandra Buck

Alixandra Buck

Alix is a Communications Advisor at Oxfam in Jordan. She works with field teams, partners and affiliates to support Oxfam’s influencing work in Jordan, and works to build the capacities of national organizations in communications and advocacy.

Turning waste into work in Za’atari refugee camp


Refugees and IDPs, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) 0 Comments

As Za’atari refugee camp continues to hosts a large amount of Syrian refugees, new recycling initiatives are offering opportunities for work. Soman Moodley and Alixandra Buck, introduce a new case study on the ‘cash for work’ initiative.  Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan is home to nearly 80,000 Syrian refugees. With no immediate prospect of returning home and limited opportunities to …