On 22 September 2015, 41 young Palestine refugees from UNRWA collective shelters put on and performed their own play, ‘Reach Your Dreams’. In partnership with UNICEF, UNRWA had run a theater workshop for young Palestine refugees living in collective shelters in Syria. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
10 November 2015
Often feeling marginalized and insignificant and having lived through intense traumas Palestine refugee teens living in UNRWA shelters in Syria voiced their desire to be heard and to share their experiences with their parents and communities. In response to their call, UNRWA ran a theater workshop in partnership with...
RCVI student Abdel Rahman performs one of the karate moves he learned during his training classes at al-Mashatal sports club in Gaza City. ©2015 UNRWA  Photo by Tamer Hamam
09 November 2015
In August 2015, for the first time the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for the Visually Impaired, in partnership with the al-Mashtal sports club in Gaza city, launched a pilot karate training for eight visually impaired students aimed at establishing the first Palestinian karate team that includes children with special...
The Zaza family was able to reconstruct their home, destroyed in the 2014 summer conflict, with support from UNRWA. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
21 October 2015
More than one year after the devastating conflict, the Zaza refugee family is the first in Gaza to complete the reconstruction of their totally demolished home, with support from UNRWA
UNRWA students in Syria. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
20 October 2015
The conflict in Syria has progressively encroached on Palestine refugee camps and communities since 2011, with mass displacement, closure of UNRWA schools, and horrific levels of armed violence affecting both students and teachers
Bo Schack, the Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, takes a selfie with young Palestinian start-up entrepreneurs at the Gaza Expotech Technology Week on 7 October. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
19 October 2015
Bo Schack, the Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, visited the Gaza Expotech Technology Week that took place from 5 to 8 October under the slogan, ‘Palestine is Smart’. The purpose of the conference was to raise awareness of the capacity of Information Technology to improve the daily lives of different community...