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#shareyourwarmth © 2015 UNRWA
01 December 2015
UNRWA launched its annual winter fundraising campaign titled #shareyourwarmth today to support the Agency’s winterization efforts for Palestine refugees in Syria, Gaza, the West Bank, Lebanon and Jordan. The campaign, which runs from 1 December to the end of February 2016, aims to raise awareness of the dire...
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UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (left) with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
24 November 2015
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl was in Brussels on 23 and 24 November for a series of high-level meetings to draw attention to the situation of Palestine refugees in the Middle East, as well as ongoing efforts to address the operational and financial challenges currently facing the Agency.
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During their visit to the Gaza Strip on 18 and 19 November, the delegation of the UNRWA Advisory Commission also visited the UNRWA Zeitoun Preparatory Girls “B” School in Gaza city where they engaged with students to learn about their hopes and dreams, and the challenges they face in their everyday life in Gaza. ©2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
20 November 2015
Resilience of Palestine refugees evident, even as coastal enclave remains at risk of being “unliveable” by 2020
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© 2015 UNRWA Photo
20 November 2015
In Lebanon, UNRWA is partnering with the National Institution of Social Care and Vocational Training for the development and delivery of specialized community-oriented sensitization sessions relating to mental health and psychosocial support
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© 2015 UNRWA Photo
10 November 2015
UNRWA and the Norwegian Refugee Council held their second regional meeting in Amman from 27 to 28 October 2015 to review the progress to date on the regional Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two agencies and explore ways to further strengthen the partnership in order to ensure quality education for...
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