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© 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
22 January 2016
On 25 January in London and 27 January in Brussels, the #MyVoiceMySchool project will connect European students with Palestine refugee students to discuss the importance of education in their lives
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Yarmouk camp. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Walla Masoud
14 January 2016
As UNRWA launches its US$ 817 million emergency appeals for Syria and the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), these contexts continue to experience the relentless effects of conflict, occupation and blockade
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“Part of the EUR 2.45 million contribution from Belgium will go towards supporting the Agency’s mobile mental health programme, which targets vulnerable Bedouin communities in the West Bank. © 2013 UNRWA Photo by Alaa Ghosheh”
11 January 2016
The Kingdom of Belgium has made a generous contribution of EUR 2.45 million to UNRWA in support of the Agency’s services for Palestine refugees in the occupied Palestinian territory
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08 January 2016
With a generous contribution of EUR 250,000 (US$ 272,500) by the Italian Directorate General for Development Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Palestine refugees, through UNRWA and the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Gaza, will benefit from outreach activities on safety...
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31 December 2015
UNRWA was able to disburse approximately US$ 1.77 million in funding available for rental subsidies (US$ 1,694,600) and repair works of severely damaged shelters (US$ 70,068). The funds will reach a total of 7,443 refugee families across the Gaza Strip. The families will be able to access this assistance through local...
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