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Food Insecurity in Palestine Remains High
03 June 2014
Joint press release by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and the World Food Programme (WFP) Food insecurity in Palestine remains at very high levels, with a third...
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UNRWA-EU Partnership at Yalla Palestina Event
30 May 2014
On 24 May 2014 thousands gathered in a festive, peaceful and sunny celebration of the International Year of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly. The event, organised by Association Belgo-Palestinienne (ABP) gathered 25 Belgian civil society organisations as well as the United...
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EU, UNRWA Launch Shelter Rehabilitation Project in Jerash Camp
30 May 2014
Today, European Union Ambassador and Head of Delegation in Amman, HE Dr. Joanna Wronecka, Director of UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Operations in Jordan
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Promoting Quality Education for Palestine Refugee Children Against All Odds
30 May 2014
On 18 and 19 May, the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Syria field education programme held its annual conference in Damascus to prepare for the forthcoming school year and to reflect on its achievements in promoting education for Palestine refugee children in spite of myriad challenges in Syria.
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29 May 2014
Thanks to a very generous US$ 43.5 million contribution from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD)
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