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A group of children enjoying their time at Sharm Park, during the recreational trips organized by the UNRWA Relief and Social Services Programme in Gaza. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
UNRWA organized recreational trips for a total of 1,000 vulnerable children from the Gaza Strip, with support from Islamic Relief USA
Osama al-Sirsawi sits in front of his rented home with his child in Gaza City. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Rushdi al-Saraj
Between 7 July and 26 August 2014, the Gaza Strip experienced the deadliest and most devastating round of hostilities since the beginning of the Israeli occupation in 1967; two years on, most people and institutions are still struggling to cope with their immense losses, reports the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). Besides the massive damage to the enclave’s infrastructure – including hospitals, water and electricity networks, and streets – some 12,500 housing units were totally destroyed and around 6,500 homes were severely damaged; over 19,000 housing units were...
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On 16 July, UNRWA launched its annual Protection Summer Camps in 33 different locations across the West Bank to help strengthen the resilience of 3,000 vulnerable Palestine refugee children and youth
UNRWA Director of Operations in the West Bank Scott Anderson and Jericho Governor Majed Fitiani inaugurate the infrastructure project in Ein el-Sultan camp in the West Bank. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Riham Jafary
UNRWA and local partners marked the inauguration of an infrastructure project targeting one of the main streets in Ein el-Sultan camp located in Jericho in the West Bank
UNRWA Siblin Training Centre graduation ceremonies, July 2016. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
The UNRWA Siblin Training Centre (STC) held two commencement ceremonies for the 2015/16 academic year, honouring the 482 students graduating from its South and North campuses with expertise in over 22 specializations
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UNRWA students in Gaza receive school supplies. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
30 August 2016
The UNRWA education programme in Gaza has worked...
23 August 2016
On Tuesday, the United Nations Relief and Works...
A JCP beneficiary is repairing fishing nets at the Gaza sea port. © 2014 UNRWA Photo by Shareef Sarhan
28 August 2016
The blockade on Gaza, now in its tenth year, has...
29 August 2016
As the war continues for the sixth year in Syria...
29 August 2016
From 7 to 14 August 2016, through its Relief and...
23 August 2016
UNRWA is gravely concerned about the death of a...
25 July 2016
UNRWA is deeply concerned about the humanitarian...
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25 August 2016
16 August – 23 August 2016 | Issue 158 “I...
17 August 2016
9 August – 16 August 2016 | issue 157 “I...
12 August 2016
  2 August – 9 August 2016 | issue 156...
27 June 2013
Spokesperson, Director of Advocacy and Strategic...
27 June 2013
Chief of Communications & Arabic Language...