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12 December 2015
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl has concluded a three-day visit to the United Kingdom, the Agency’s fourth largest donor, during which he met with the Secretary of State for International Development, Rt. Hon. Justine Greening; the Minister of State for International Development, Rt. Hon. Desmond Swayne;...
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11 December 2015
Director of UNRWA Operations in Jordan Roger Davies, together with al-Emar Contracting Company General Manager Mohammad Issam Shaban, inaugurated a new health centre in al-Dulail in Zarqa area
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Mr Sufian Abu Zayda, Representative of the United Arab Emirates Red Crescent (UAERC) in Gaza, speaking at the opening ceremony of the Sheik Khalifa Bin Zayed al Nahyan City in Khan Younis organised by UNRWA on 6 December 2015. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
09 December 2015
UNRWA inaugurated Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan City in Khan Younis, as well as four new schools in Gaza. The housing project was funded through a generous contribution of US$19.7 million from the United Arab Emirates Red Crescent (UAERC)
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09 December 2015
To mark International Anti-Corruption Day, UNRWA issued a new Anti-Fraud and Anti-Corruption Policy, consolidating the Agency’s approach and commitment to preventing, detecting, deterring and effectively responding to fraud and corruption. In doing so, UNRWA joins a growing number of governments, businesses,...
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09 December 2015
The Government of the United Kingdom, through the Department for International Development (DFID), has contributed an additional GBP 20 million (US$ 30.3 million) to support UNRWA efforts to respond to the humanitarian needs of Palestine refugees in Syria and the surrounding region. This brings the total donation by...
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