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 Thirteen-year-old Yasmin al-Najjar (centre), a student in the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for the Visually Impaired (RCVI), distributes snacks among her classmates, celebrating her first-place prize in the UNRWA educational human rights competition in Gaza City. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
20 April 2016
Thirteen-year-old Yasmin Al-Najjar – a student in the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for Visually Impaired (RCVI) in Gaza city – won the first prize in a voluntary educational human rights competition launched by UNRWA in all elementary schools in Gaza city
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Dr. Abdullah Matouq Al-Matouq, Adviser of the Al-Diwan Al-Amiri of the State of Kuwait, Board Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization and United Nations Secretary-General Humanitarian (right) UNRWA Deputy Commissioner-General Sandra Mitchell (centre), and Ambassador of Kuwait to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Dr. Hamad Saleh Al-Duaij. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
19 April 2016
UNRWA Deputy Commissioner-General Sandra Mitchell received a high-ranking Kuwaiti delegation headed by Dr. Abdullah Matouq al-Matouq, the Adviser of Al-Diwan Al-Amiri of the State of Kuwait, the Board Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization and the United Nations Secretary-General Humanitarian...
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19 April 2016
UNRWA distributed over US$ 4.65 million in funding available for reconstruction and severe repair works to a total of 710 refugee families across the Gaza Strip
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Didier Burkhalter, head of the FDFA, and UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl © Photo Courtesy of FDFA
15 April 2016
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl has completed a two-day visit to Switzerland, during which he held talks with senior officials of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and briefed the External Affairs Committee of the Upper House of the Swiss...
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14 April 2016
As part of its ‘Rebuild Palestine. Start with Education’ initiative, Dubai Cares supports two schools benefiting 2,570 refugee Palestinian children
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