The purpose of this report is to provide relevant information for the assessment of international protection status determination, including refugee status and subsidiary protection.
The report covers the period of April 2021 - July 2022, and it is an update of the EUAA COI Report: Syria - Socio-economic situation: Damascus City, published in April 2021. It provides relevant information regarding the socio-economic situation in the city of Damascus, including information about internal mobility and freedom of movement. This will inform the update of the chapter on Internal Protection Alternative within the EUAA Country Guidance on Syria 2022.
The drafting of this report was finalised on 23 August 2022. Any event taking place after this date is not included in this report.