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15 August 2012
The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has donated USD 500,000 to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency’s (UNRWA) emergency food distribution programme in Gaza.
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14 August 2012
The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, in co-operation with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), has generously contributed towards a “Feed the Fasting” Ramadan project in the Gaza Strip.
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14 August 2012
The humanitarian situation in Syria has continued to deteriorate over the past week. Armed conflict continues in Rif Damascus, Homs, and Dera’a, and has intensified in Aleppo, with a rise in the number of people leaving their homes or crossing international borders to seek safety.
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13 August 2012
A convoy of food and medical aid, organised by the Palestinian Authority to support Palestine refugees, arrived in Damascus on 8 August. The 17-truck convoy carried 360 tonnes of flour, rice, sugar, lentils, chickpeas, pasta and medicines, worth USD 650,000.
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09 August 2012
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA is to arrive shortly on an official visit to Brazil. During the trip, which begins on Monday, 13 August, Filippo Grandi will meet the foreign minister and senior foreign ministry officials.
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