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© 2013 UNRWA Photo by Mahoud Kheir
01 June 2016
As of June 1, UNRWA will start implementing a refined adjusted hospitalization policy according to which the percentage of the Agency's coverage for secondary care will be adjusted to 90 percent for government hospitals, 90 percent for private hospitals and 100 percent for Palestine Red Crescent hospitals.
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Installation of the new generator at UNRWA Beit Hanoun Co-ed A and D Elementary School. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
30 May 2016
Thanks to a generous contribution from Qatar-based Al Fakhoora, 43 UNRWA schools across the Gaza Strip will receive new electric generators
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From left: the Representative of Japan to the Palestinian Authority, Ambassador Takeshi Okubo; the Governor of Qalqilya, Rafa’ Rawajbeh; UNRWA Commissioner-General, Pierre Krähenbühl; and the Mayor of Qalqilya, Othman Daoud, during the ribbon cutting ceremony. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Alaa Ghosheh
26 May 2016
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
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Part of the workshop on negotiation skills offered to Palestine refugee youth in Lebanon. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Ali Hashisho
26 May 2016
On 13 and 20 May, the UNRWA Siblin Training Centre hosted an EU-funded workshop on negotiation skills offered to Palestine refugee youth in Lebanon
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07 April 2015
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
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