|UNRWA organizes technology fair showcasing student innovations|
|23 May 2013|
"I am so happy! It is exciting to have achieved so much, and be appreciated for my innovation and creativity”, said Rawan Basilah from the UNRWA Hebron Basic Girls’ School.
|Japan funds UNRWA University Scholarship Programme|
|22 May 2013|
A celebration was held yesterday to highlight the achievements of UNRWA’s Japanese-funded University Scholarship Programme for Palestine refugee students.
|UNRWA students in Syria continue education despite violence|
|20 May 2013|
In the midst of conflict, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) is doing its best to support the continued education of students in Syria.
|Bold Colours: In cooperation with JICA volunteers, Amman exhibit showcases UNRWA students’ artwork |
|17 May 2013|
Bold colours and unique art techniques have been luring crowds to Al-Thakafa Street, in Amman, Jordan, where a quaint art gallery housed “Our Paintings,” the 2nd exhibition organized by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA).
|UNRWA and Germany establish Mosaic-making workshop|
|14 May 2013|
Snap. Pop. Snap. Bits of colorful limestone and granite scatter about the worktable as two young women clinch their wrenches, breaking bits of the stones for their most recent mosaic creation.
|UNRWA receives the HRH Prince El-Hassan Bin Talal Award for Scientific Excellence|
|13 May 2013|
UNRWA’s Wadi Seer Training Centre (WSTC) received the HRH Prince El-Hassan Bin Talal Award for Scientific Excellence this year for its Elevator Installation and Maintenance course. Granted annually,
|UNRWA and partners celebrate EU Day in the West Bank|
|10 May 2013|
The flag of Palestine and several European countries hung over a crowd of children running around and enjoying a day of fun-filled activities with their friends. Palestinians and their supporters marked European Union (EU) Day, to celebrate the strong partnership between Palestine and Europe
|Notes from the field: the struggles of Palestine refugees from Syria in neighbouring countries|
|07 May 2013|
Despite looking worn out, he handles his daughter with gentleness and affection. Almost two, Alma is and energetically making her presence felt in the dark room we are all sitting in.
|UNRWA celebrates International Labour Day|
|02 May 2013|
UNRWA marked International Labour Day yesterday with a celebration to recognize the work of the Agency’s Job Creation Programme (JCP), which provides temporary job opportunities and creates sustainable projects for thousands of Palestine refugees.
|Palestine refugee children from five fields perform in satellite concert|
|01 May 2013|
Last week, Palestine refugee children from the occupied Palestinian territory, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria came together to perform in a live satellite concert. Playing traditional music, the concert created solidarity among the children and friendships where none were possible in the past.