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© 2016 UNRWA Photo
07 April 2016
Every year, UNRWA commemorates World Health Day (WHD) on 7 April. With the theme ‘Beat Diabetes’, this year’s WHD focuses on diabetes as a threat to the health and well-being of people around the world
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The initial stages of the library being constructed at Rafah Elementary Co-Ed School. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
07 April 2016
UNRWA has started constructing the library in Rafah camp in southern Gaza to enhance literacy in the community, encourage critical thinking and supplement the school curricula,
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06 April 2016
UNRWA was able to disburse over US$ 5 million in funding available for reconstruction (US$ 2.65 million) and severe repair works (US$ 2.42)
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63-year old Ghalia Uliyan co-signs with her husband for a key to their new home in the third phase of the Rafah Rehousing Project in southern Gaza. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
04 April 2016
UNRWA completed phase three of its Rehousing Project for Palestine refugees in Rafah, southern Gaza
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A group of UNRWA social workers send messages on the main principles of social work during the celebration of International Social Work Day on 15 March 2016 at the Gaza Training Centre. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
01 April 2016
Under the international theme, ‘Societies Thrive When the Dignity and Rights of All People Are Respected’, and in recognition of the importance of social workers in serving Palestine refugee families in Gaza, the UNRWA relief and social services programme organized a celebration on the occasion of International Social...
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