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Director of UNRWA Operation Gaza, Mr. Bo Scahck  with Senior External Relations and Projects Officer Mr. Munir Manneh flying the flags of Palestine and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the opening ceremony of Jabalia elementary girls’ school (A&B)  funded by the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD). Photo credit: ©UNRWA Gaza 2016. Photo by Tamer Hamam.
With the support of the Saudi Fund for Development, UNRWA inaugurated the new building of Jabalia elementary girls school A&B in northern Gaza
Ali Samer Hussein from Jaramana camp, Syria. ©2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
Ali – a 13-year-old Palestine refugee living in Syria with a hearing impairment – succeeded in having his hearing stabilized thanks to the early diagnosis and the hearing aids he received from UNRWA
Didier Burkhalter, head of the FDFA, and UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl © Photo Courtesy of FDFA
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl has completed a two-day visit to Switzerland, during which he held talks with senior officials of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and briefed the External Affairs Committee of the Upper House of the Swiss Parliament on the work of UNRWA in an increasingly volatile Middle East.
© 2016 UNRWA Photo
As part of its ‘Rebuild Palestine. Start with Education’ initiative, Dubai Cares supports two schools benefiting 2,570 refugee Palestinian children
Photo courtesy of Nidal al-Krunz
In the narrow alleys of Arroub refugee camp in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron, 35-year-old Nidal al-Krunz is a young Palestine refugee who spends most of his time in a small, cluttered workshop manufacturing cinematic and television filming equipment
© 2016 UNRWA Photo
Every year, UNRWA commemorates World Health Day (WHD) on 7 April. With the theme ‘Beat Diabetes’, this year’s WHD focuses on diabetes as a threat to the health and well-being of people around the world
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Director of UNRWA Operation Gaza, Mr. Bo Scahck  with Senior External Relations and Projects Officer Mr. Munir Manneh flying the flags of Palestine and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the opening ceremony of Jabalia elementary girls’ school (A&B)  funded by the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD). Photo credit: ©UNRWA Gaza 2016. Photo by Tamer Hamam.
27 April 2016
With the support of the Saudi Fund for Development, UNRWA inaugurated the new building of Jabalia elementary girls school A&B in northern Gaza
22 April 2016
The Real Madrid Foundation and UNRWA continue with their project, ‘Social Sports Schools in the ocupied Palestinian territory (Gaza and West Bank)’
19 April 2016
UNRWA Deputy Commissioner-General Sandra Mitchell received a high-ranking Kuwaiti delegation headed by Dr. Abdullah Matouq al-Matouq, the Adviser of Al-Diwan Al-Amiri of the State of Kuwait, the...
UNRWA staff and school community come together with pupils for Healthy Lifestyle campaign. Nahla Zeidan School, Damascus © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
28 April 2016
‘Beat Diabetes’, an global initiative launched this past month, resonates with the commitment of UNRWA to prevent non-communicable diseases (NCD) and monitor health in Syria.  With 13 per cent of...
27 April 2016
15-year-old Palestine refugee Inas Nofal, from Al Maghazi camp in central Gaza, dreams about becoming a famous marathon runner
25 April 2016
Ali – a 13-year-old Palestine refugee living in Syria with a hearing impairment – succeeded in having his hearing stabilized thanks to the early diagnosis and the hearing aids he received from UNRWA
UNRWA food distribution in Yalda, 15 March 2016. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
26 April 2016
The most recent bombing near Qabr Essit camp (Sayyida Zeinab) leaves UNRWA very concerned about the volatility of the situation on the ground
14 April 2016
UNRWA is extremely concerned by the humanitarian consequences of intense armed conflict between extremist armed groups inside Yarmouk since 6 April
07 April 2016
UNRWA condemns today’s large scale home demolitions by the Israeli Authorities in the Bedouin refugee community of Um al Khayr in the South Hebron Hills. As a result, 31 Palestine refugees, including...
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28 April 2016
In April 2016, UNRWA commenced the second round of its food distribution, which runs until June 2016, and for the first time provides the new and improved food baskets to over 930,000 Palestine...
22 April 2016
UNRWA organized a Colour Festival on 16 April in the courtyard of the Gaza Vocational Training Centre to help address the psychosocial needs of UNRWA students through recreational and creative...
15 April 2016
To encourage community work among UNRWA students and their parents and raise awareness about the environment and how to protect and preserve it, the UNRWA Gender Initiative conducted a clean-up...
27 June 2013
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27 June 2013
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