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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
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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...
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© 2015 UNRWA Photo by Sahem Rababa
19 October 2015
Students in Nuzah, Jordan, no longer have to worry about whether their classrooms are safe thanks to the United States, which provided the funds for a newly constructed school
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Suheir al-Khaldi teaches Arabic at the UNRWA Preparatory A School in Nuseirat, central Gaza. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
13 October 2015
Suheir started her career as an Arabic teacher more than 20 years ago in the same UNRWA school where she had studied as a child. “My best memories are of the UNRWA teachers who, with the humble means available at the time, always encouraged and motivated us as refugees, and particularly girls, to continue our...
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© 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
07 October 2015
On 22 September, the Syria Field Office held a ceremony to honour 11 Palestine refugee students who had earned the highest marks in Syria’s national examinations earlier in the summer
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