There are signs of positive thinking about the idea of a grassroots approach to Recovery and Reconstruction. An international conference will be held soon to discuss these possibilities.
It is high time that the know-how and knowledge on-the-ground became a positive force in efforts to rebuild communities.
The price of reconstruction was estimated at “well over $100 billion” in 2016 by Syria Deeply. The cost is not only financial it is social and political – if Syrian voices are not included