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31 January 2013
The UN's Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly visited the Palestinian refugee camp of Ein El Hilweh in south Lebanon today to meet with Palestine refugees who fled the violence in neighboring Syria.
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29 January 2013
The Government of Azerbaijan has donated USD 100,000 towards UNRWA’s main programmes in the Gaza Strip.
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28 January 2013
The Road to Silverstone, an UNRWA film about a team of young car mechanics in Gaza, had its premiere screening at the United Nations in New York this week.
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26 January 2013
On the eve of a pledging conference on humanitarian assistance for Syria to be hosted by the Emir of Kuwait and chaired by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, UNRWA's Commissioner General Filippo Grandi has urged donors not to ignore the plight of some 525,000 Palestine refugees in Syria.
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22 January 2013
In order to provide services to nearly five million Palestine refugees in the occupied Palestinian territory, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria, UNRWA relies almost entirely on voluntary contributions from its international partners.
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