The Representative of Japan to the Palestinian Authority, Ambassador Takeshi Okubo, and UNRWA Commissioner-General, Pierre Krähenbühl, inaugurated the newly reconstructed Health Centre in Qalqilya in the West Bank
The conflict in Syria, now in its fifth year, continues to have a disastrous impact on the civilians in the country. Palestine refugees remain particularly vulnerable and have been disproportionately affected by the conflict
UNRWA launched its 2015 Annual Report of the Department of Health, which highlights the remarkable gains achieved by UNRWA in reducing mother and child deaths, infectious and communicable disease transmission, and achieving nearly 100 per cent vaccination coverage rates
Approximately 65,000 students participated in Arabic and math assessments carried out in May across schools from all five fields of operations of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).