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Seventy-five-year-old Palestine refugee Jamila Hashisho sitting outside her home in Beach camp, in western Gaza City. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
22 June 2016
On the occasion of World Refugee Day, UNRWA shares the voices of Palestine refugees in Gaza, reminding the world of their plight and long journey
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20 June 2016
UNRWA was able to disburse over US$ 4 million for reconstruction to 330 families across the Gaza Strip
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17 June 2016
UNRWA disbursed over US$ 1.59 million in shelter cash assistance, reconstruction and repair works to a total of 748 refugee families across the Gaza Strip
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The contents of the Souhor food parcels distributed to Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip during Ramadan 2016, thanks to the generous contribution from Islamic Relief USA. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed El Hinawi
17 June 2016
Thanks to support form Islamic Relief USA, UNRWA distributed Suhour food parcels to almost 6,248 Palestine refugee families in Gaza with the beginning of Ramadan
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Pierre Krähenbühl, UNRWA Commissioner Commissioner-General, and  Geert Bourgeois, Minister-President of Flanders and Minister for Foreign Policy and Immovable Heritage. Photo: Courtesy of the Flanders Department of Foreign Affairs
16 June 2016
The Minister-President of Flanders and Minister for Foreign Policy and Immovable Heritage, Geert Bourgeois, and UNRWA Commissioner-General, Pierre Krähenbühl, signed a new multi-year agreement for 2016-2018
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