|Girl from Gaza takes first prize in international maths competition|
|15 January 2013|
Gaza’s children affirmed their place at the forefront of creativity and innovation last week, as a 14-year-old girl from Jabalia refugee camp, northern Gaza, took first place in an international maths competition featuring the best young brains from all around the world.
|Violence takes its toll on students in Syria|
|01 January 2013|
"I feel stressed and easily alarmed. I’m having trouble studying and understanding my lessons”, complained 15-year-old Alaa. She is one of the thousands of young students, including Palestine refugee children
|Gaza marathon 2013 now open for runners, UNRWA announces|
|17 December 2012|
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has opened the registration for the 2013 Gaza Marathon: a 42-kilometre run along the coastline of the Gaza Strip in April next year.
|UNRWA exhibits photos by young Palestine refugees, inaugurates new building at Amman training centre|
|05 December 2012|
Today UNRWA opened a photography exhibition by young Palestine refugees and inaugurated a new building in its training centre in Amman, Jordan.
|Groundbreaking UN TV channel brings education to students in war-battered Gaza|
|18 November 2012|
As the violence intensifies in Gaza, UNRWA has been using its innovative and unprecedented educational satellite TV channel to bring lessons to some quarter of a million children in Gaza.
|UNRWA to sign youth employment agreement with Welfare Association and Palestine Education for Employment|
|13 November 2012|
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), the Welfare Association, and Palestine Education for Employment have signed a memorandum of understanding to support employment initiatives for recently-graduated Palestine refugees.
|Young Palestinians win prizes for photos of refugee life|
|09 November 2012|
A photo of smiling children enjoying a frugal birthday party at Beach refugee camp in northern Gaza caught the eyes of judges at this year’s photo competition for young Palestinian refugees.
|Young volunteers join local farmers in Gaza cleanup|
|21 October 2012|
Living in one of the most densely populated areas in the world, most young people in the Gaza Strip grow up in urban centers with little knowledge of their agricultural heritage.
|Young volunteers support UNRWA’s relief efforts for Palestine refugees|
|19 October 2012|
Hundreds of young people from Palestinian camps in Syria have joined UNRWA in a humanitarian effort to provide emergency food baskets to Palestine refugees in embattled parts of the country.
|Real Madrid football giant hosted by UNRWA in Gaza|
|28 September 2012|
More than 1,100 boys and girls are taking part in a joint “football academy” devised by the world-renowned Real Madrid Football Club and UNRWA.