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13 November 2012
“75,000 shekels a year", recalled Abu Hatem. "That‘s how much money my family used to make selling 15 tonnes of grapes during the harvest season.” The amount is roughly equivalent to USD 20,000.
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09 November 2012
A photo of smiling children enjoying a frugal birthday party at Beach refugee camp in northern Gaza caught the eyes of judges at this year’s photo competition for young Palestinian refugees.
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08 November 2012
We regret to announce that the UNRWA Gaza Marathon, due to be held on 10 April 2013, has been cancelled following a decision by the authorities in Gaza not to allow women to participate.
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22 October 2012
Early on Friday, 28 September, Hussam Humeidan , 35, a teacher at Qalqilya School in Husseinieh, Damascus, lost his life when he was caught in a crossfire near his home in Seyyida Zeinab as armed clashes erupted around his vehicle. Hussam joined UNRWA as a teacher in Ramadan Camp in January 2006 and was transferred to...
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21 October 2012
Living in one of the most densely populated areas in the world, most young people in the Gaza Strip grow up in urban centers with little knowledge of their agricultural heritage.
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