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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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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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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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