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© 2015 UNRWA Photo by Carolyn Canham
02 December 2015
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl visited Canberra from 30 November to 2 December to express deep appreciation for Australia’s support to the Agency and engage in high-level dialogue about the critical situation faced by Palestine refugees
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#shareyourwarmth © 2015 UNRWA
01 December 2015
UNRWA launched its annual winter fundraising campaign titled #shareyourwarmth today to support the Agency’s winterization efforts for Palestine refugees in Syria, Gaza, the West Bank, Lebanon and Jordan. The campaign, which runs from 1 December to the end of February 2016, aims to raise awareness of the dire...
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01 December 2015
The UNRWA education programme led a three-day workshop in Amman from 11 to 13 November 2015 for the development of a Quality Assurance Framework for its schools. The workshop brought together UNRWA education professionals from Syria, Lebanon, Gaza, the West Bank and Jordan, as well as Agency staff working in the areas...
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UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (left) with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
24 November 2015
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl was in Brussels on 23 and 24 November for a series of high-level meetings to draw attention to the situation of Palestine refugees in the Middle East, as well as ongoing efforts to address the operational and financial challenges currently facing the Agency.
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01 June 2015
The City Council of Zaragoza has pledged EUR 60,000 (US$ 66,372) in support of the UNRWA Mobile Mental Health Programme for 55 Bedouin communities in the West Bank.
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