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UNRWA Archive Documents Memory and Continuity of Palestine Refugees
29 November 2013
When UNRWA unveiled 'The Long Journey' - a selection of photographs and films from an ongoing project to preserve, protect and digitize the Agency's massive archives - the date, the setting and the materials themselves, drawn from more than 60 years' worth of films and photographs, gave guests a stark and powerful...
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 UNRWA Responds to Polio Outbreak
19 November 2013
As the crisis in Syria approaches its third year, the conflict, displacement and interruptions in care mean that public health is increasingly at risk. This danger has been made all too clear by the recent outbreak of polio in the eastern province of Deir al-Zour, where the World Health Organization (WHO) has...
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Unstoppable Girl
18 November 2013
Getting an education has been harder for Sara than for most young Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip
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Stopping Diabetes, One Step at a Time
14 November 2013
On 9 November 2013, the United Nations for Relief and Works for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) highlighted World Diabetes Day, 14 November, by organizing a walk in Saida, Lebanon, inviting participants to ‘Walk to Stop Diabetes’
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UNRWA needs over $40 million, Commissioner-General says
13 November 2013
"UNRWA is working in an emergency mode almost everywhere in the region where it operates," UNRWA Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi tells UN Radio.
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