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UAERC and UNRWA to resume Gaza housing project halted since 2005
06 October 2013
The UAE Red Crescent will finance the completion of refugee housing in Khan Younis, Gaza, to the tune of an additional $ 5.4 million. An agreement to this effect has been signed in Abu Dhabi by Dr. Mohamed Ateeq Al-Falahi, Secretary-General of the UAE Red Crescent (UAERC), and Mr Peter Ford, Representative of the...
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Human Appeal International helps Palestinian Refugees from Syria in Jordan
02 October 2013
Amman Human Appeal International, an Emirati NGO based in Ajman, United Arab Emirates, and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) have signed an agreement covering the provision of in-kind assistance for Palestine refugees from Syria (PRS) who have fled to Jordan. The first donation...
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01 October 2013
Reflecting its commitment to education as a vital investment in the human development of Palestine refugees, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) has published the results of a comprehensive study on students who drop out of school and the reasons for which they do so.
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Arab and Other Donors Vow Increased Support for UNRWA
27 September 2013
Partners have pledged support for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) at a Ministerial meeting held in the margins of the UN General Assembly.
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US Contributes US$ 18.3m to UNRWA
25 September 2013
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is grateful to the Government of the United States of America for its generous contribution of US$ 18.3 million.
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