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Khitam Ibrahim during her work as a midwife, providing health services to a patient in an UNRWA Health Centre in northern Gaza. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
25 May 2016
Khitam Ibrahim, a 46-year old Palestine refugee, has worked for the past 13 years as a midwife in an UNRWA Health Centre (Al-Saftawi) in northern Gaza. Khitam supports her husband and five children. “I love my work and I am proud of it because I feel I am a productive person serving my community
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24 May 2016
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited the UNRWA booth at the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, where he was met by Isabel de la Cruz of the Communications Division and Richard Wright, UNRWA Director at UNHQ in New York. The booth features the Agency’s Education in Emergencies work, including...
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Since 2012, the UNRWA Zarqa Preparatory Girls’ School No. 1 has achieved recognition as part of H.M. Queen Rania’s Healthy Schools National Accreditation project. Next year the school will twin with another school in Jordan to share its knowledge and experiences. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Holli Chmela
24 May 2016
The Zarqa Preparatory Girls’ School No. 1 has become “like a lighthouse for students and the community” when it comes to the promotion of health lifestyles
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© 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
23 May 2016
By UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl
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Mohamed Geith and his daughter Ilham, standing in front of their house in Beach camp. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed Al Hinawi
20 May 2016
Mohamed Ibrahim Geith, 62 years old, is originally from the village of Bashshit, southwest of Al Ramlah. Mohamed lives in beach camp. Known as Abu Islam, he is the father of three girls and two boys. He is unemployed. "Nakba for me is the reason behind all the hardships that I, my children, my parents and my...
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