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24 October 2012
For the second year, the Spanish foundation Intervida has donated 200,000 euros in support of Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip through UNRWA. In 2011, some 70 per cent of refugees in the Gaza Strip relied on UNRWA aid, a figure seven times higher than before 2002.
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23 October 2012
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA arrived in Ireland today at the start of his first official visit and will attend meetings with key members of the Irish government and the Irish parliament.
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22 October 2012
Over 5,000 people participated in a celebration of United Nations Day in Brussels on Sunday, ahead of its official date on 24 October. The work of the UN in peace, security, human rights and development was showcased through different activities involving the public under the main theme of “participation”.
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22 October 2012
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) opened a new Greek-funded school in southern Gaza yesterday that will serve Palestine refugee children and young people in the Rafah area.
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22 October 2012
The ABC has been forced to issue an apology, correction, and clarification to a report on the World Today Programme about UNRWA. This follows an investigation by the ABC into the item compiled by reporter Anne Barker and producer Yoav Appel.
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