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A group of UNRWA social workers send messages on the main principles of social work during the celebration of International Social Work Day on 15 March 2016 at the Gaza Training Centre. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
01 April 2016
Under the international theme, ‘Societies Thrive When the Dignity and Rights of All People Are Respected’, and in recognition of the importance of social workers in serving Palestine refugee families in Gaza, the UNRWA relief and social services programme organized a celebration on the occasion of International Social...
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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Jacopo Intini
31 March 2016
The Nation of Brunei has donated eight gas heaters to the UNRWA Nazzal Co-Ed Elementary School in Amman
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The Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, Bo Schack, visits the opening of ‘Tezzkar Atelier’ in Gaza City on 16 March. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
30 March 2016
Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, Bo Schack, visited the ‘Our Women Products’ exhibition, displaying a variety of beautiful and elegant handmade products and homemade food designed and cooked by women from Gaza, aiming to increase their access to the local market, and organized by the Women’s Affairs Centre in...
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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Nilse Ryman
29 March 2016
The UNRWA Deputy Director for Education, Nilse Ryman, participated in a consultation meeting with a small group of experts last week to develop a technical guidance document that will support education policymakers in reinforcing education to prevent violent extremism
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20 March 2016
UNRWA disbursed approximately US$ 6 million in funding available for reconstruction (US$ 1.78 million) and severe repair works (US$ 4.22 million) to a total of 1,095 refugee families across the Gaza Strip
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