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20 June 2013
Two United Nations agency heads today expressed concern at deteriorating food security in the West Bank and Gaza where one in three Palestinian households now struggle to feed their families.
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20 June 2013
UNRWA categorically rejects the accusations made by the Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center based in Israel that its Summer Fun Weeks for 150,000 children in Gaza promote extremism. The accusation was put out by an Israeli Government Spokesperson but retracted from the relevant Israeli Government...
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18 June 2013
The United States announced a new contribution of US$ 123 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), which will enable the Agency to continue its work serving a population of some five million registered Palestine refugees in the region.
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16 June 2013
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Filippo Grandi, has told a meeting of stakeholders that seven out of the twelve Palestinian refugee camps in Syria have become “theatres of war" which are often inaccessible to UNRWA. Killings, kidnappings, poverty, destruction and fear have become part of daily life”, he said.
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15 June 2013
Thanks to a generous donation from the Government of Finland, on Saturday 15 June the gates were opened to start the UNRWA Summer Fun Weeks 2013.
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