Following the deadliest month for civilians since the conflict began in March 2011, the UN has announced that 3 million Syrians—or almost 14 percent of the total population--have now fled the relentless fighting in their country.
The Oscar winner will read the words of Reema, a Syrian refugee, at the fifth annual Women in the World Summit.
For Syrian refugees facing a harsh winter in Lebanon, being able to buy warm clothes makes a big difference.
For the 2.2 million people who have fled the bloodshed in Syria, the months ahead will be grim.
While we experience the first snowfall of the year, tens of thousands of Syrians in Lebanon are bracing for a long, bitterly cold winter.
On a visit to Lebanon, I saw what life is like for families caught in the middle of this crisis. I left with more questions than answers.