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EU Commissioner and Director for Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy, Stefan Fule, ( right) and Commissioner General of UNRWA, Filippo Grandi
24 September 2013
The European Union has announced an additional contribution of EUR 8 million (6 million euro for emergency education and 2 million euro for shelter assistance) to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA),
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Secretary-General to Co-Chair New York Meeting on UNRWA
23 September 2013
East Jerusalem The Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr Ban Ki Moon, and the Secretary General of the Arab League, Dr Nabil El Araby, will co-chair in New York on 26 September, in the margins of the UN General Assembly, a ministerial meeting on the funding difficulties of UNRWA, the United Nations Relief and...
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13 September 2013
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) is pleased to welcome a new partner from Spain, the Extremadura Regional Government, and is grateful for its generous donation of EUR 100,000 (US$ 133,000). The contribution will help UNRWA purchase important medical equipment and distribute it among the Agency’s...
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16 September 2013
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is pleased to announce the launch of a new, redesigned website, which will help users all over the world learn more about the Agency and its work for Palestine refugees. The address will remain the same, ensuring continuity for...
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19 September 2013
Thousands of children in Gaza now have hope for a bright future, made possible by the Khalifa Bin Zayed School 18 September 2013 Gaza The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation (KBZF), in cooperation with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), celebrated the beginning of the new...
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