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11 June 2013
More than half of the population of Gaza is under the age of 18. For these 800,000 boys and girls, daily life is characterised by conflict, poverty, loss of hope, and little freedom of choice or movement. In the densely-populated Gaza Strip, there is little time or space for children to have fun or escape their harsh...
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07 June 2013
Nineteen-year-old Tala Shalkhati is a bright Palestine refugee student with a dream to 'leave a fingerprint on society’. Tala received the highest score on the Tawjihi exams in Jordan in 2012, with an average score of 99.6 per cent. She is now in her first year of medicine at the Jordan University of Science and...
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06 June 2013
Instead of visiting classrooms and listening to lectures, parents and students were treated to music, dance and other forms of creative expression that conveyed stories of injustice and trauma.
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01 June 2013
Maya Mousa, a 13-year old girl is one of the thousands of Palestine refugee children who were displaced along with their families as a result of the ongoing conflict in Syria. In July 2012, Maya escaped from al-Hajar al-Aswad town in Syria,
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28 May 2013
Despite the devastating humanitarian consequences the tragedy of displacement has wrought, a group of displaced Palestine refugees sheltering in one of UNRWA’s schools took a pause from their daily preoccupations to mark the 65th anniversary of Nakba Day.
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