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10 March 2016
1 March – 8 March 2016 | issue 134 On 8 March, under this year’s slogan ‘Planet 50:50 by 2030: Step it up for gender equality’ , the UNRWA Gender Initiative organized a celebration of International Women’s Day in the UNRWA Technical and Vocational Training Centre in Khan Younis, southern Gaza. The festivities were...
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04 March 2016
UNRWA was able to disburse approximately US$ 1.82 million in funding available for reconstruction and severe repair works. The funds will reach a total of 189 refugee families across the Gaza Strip. Families will be able to access this assistance through local banks next week
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25 February 2016
UNRWA provides medical supportive devices and special educational support to refugee students who were injured during the 2014 conflict in Gaza and whose families cannot afford this support for their children
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19 February 2016
The 2015 UNRWA photo exhibition ‘We Deserve Life’ was officially opened in Gaza City on 15 February, showcasing the winning submissions from the EU-funded 2015 UNRWA Photo Competition. All four winners from last year’s competition are from Gaza and attended the event, which featured an awards ceremony in recognition...
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UNRWA distribution of food parcels continue for 6,000 families in Yalda, 16 February 2016. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
17 February 2016
UNRWA continued food distributions for a fourth consecutive day in Yalda. An additional 1,200 families from Yalda, Babila, Beit Saham and Yarmouk received a 35 kg food parcel containing a range of basic commodities. A total of 4,500 families, 75 per cent of the total targeted population in the area, have received food...
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