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Suheir al-Khaldi teaches Arabic at the UNRWA Preparatory A School in Nuseirat, central Gaza. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
09 October 2015
To mark and celebrate the UNESCO-led annual World Teachers’ Day (WTD) on 5 October, under the international slogan ‘Empowering Teachers, Building Sustainable Societies – Mobilizing for a Roadmap 2030 for Teachers’ UNRWA produced a short documentary film to showcase the role of teachers in society and in providing...
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© 2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
02 October 2015
On 22 September 2015, the Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, Mr. Bo Schack, addressed the European Parliament Sub-Committee on Human Rights through a video conference call to brief them on the situation in Gaza. During the call, Mr. Schack stressed the human consequences of the blockade and its effect on daily life...
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A child waits outside the UNRWA health point in Yalda. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
23 September 2015
UNRWA conducted humanitarian operations in Yalda, providing vital healthcare to civilians displaced from Yarmouk and host communities. UNRWA medical personnel established a health point in Yalda, treating 320 patients over the course of the day. This included 3 suspected cases of typhoid.
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An UNRWA doctor examines a patient in Yalda, 21 September 2015. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
22 September 2015
UNRWA conducted humanitarian operations in Yalda today, providing vital healthcare to civilians displaced from Yarmouk and host communities.
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UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl meets the seven child actors of the SOS-film “Message in a Bottle”, produced by UNRWA TV in June 2015. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
18 September 2015
On 9 and 10 September 2015, UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl visited the Gaza Strip to reach out to UNRWA staff members, the Palestine refugee community, local media and the Gaza civil society.
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