A Precarious Existence: The Shelter Situation Of Refugees From Syria In Neighbouring Countries

 More than three years into the Syrian conflict which has led to a protracted humanitarian crisis with regional dimensions, over 2.8 million people have sought safety and protection in neighbouring countries and North Africa. According to UNHCR, the average rate of monthly registrations continues to exceed 100,000 so far in 2014. Of these, it is estimated that 85% live outside of refugee camps.