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24 April 2012
Providing new shelter to over 1,300 Palestinians living in Gaza’s Khan Younis refugee camp, UNRWA handed over 223 housing units constructed with a USD 7.2 million donation from the Government of the Netherlands.
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24 April 2012
UNRWA Commissioner-General Mr. Filippo Grandi has arrived in Ankara for a two-day visit. While there, Mr. Grandi will meet senior officials from the Turkish government and Turkish NGOs.
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22 April 2012
During the week, 67 Palestine refugees, more than half of them children, were forcibly displaced as a result of the eviction or demolition of their homes and other civilian structures.
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19 April 2012
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) announced today that following intensive fundraising efforts, the Agency was able to further increase its average coverage of tertiary health care services for Palestine refugees living in Lebanon from 40 to 50 per cent.
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19 April 2012
UNRWA has received a contribution from Human Appeal International, an Emirati NGO based in the Emirate of Ajman, to construct nine classrooms in Al Durj Primary School in Gaza City. The classrooms will be open for students in the coming 2012/2013 scholastic year.
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