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Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, Bo Schack, during one of his outreach meetings with the local community in Rafah, southern Gaza.  © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Mohammed Al Hinawi
22 February 2016
On 14 February, Mr. Bo Schack, Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, accepted an invitation from the United Cultural & Social Society in Rafah area, southern Gaza to meet with representatives from civil society organizations, university professors, community activists, private sector, beneficiaries and parents’...
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Civilians receiving food assistance, Yalda, 14 February. © 2016 UNRWA
19 February 2016
The United States is contributing US$ 47.7 million to UNRWA in response to the Agency’s 2016 Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal
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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Shafiq Fahed
18 February 2016
Al Jazeera Children’s Channel and UNRWA renewed their 2010 Memorandum of Understanding to further strengthens the fruitful collaboration between the two organizations for the benefit of UNRWA students. Through the MOU, Al Jazeera Children’s Channel will provide UNRWA with education tools and resources to be used by...
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Twenty-year old Fares Sani is measuring window glass before cutting it, in Gaza. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan‬
17 February 2016
Silatech, a regional social organization that works to create jobs and expand economic opportunities for young Arabs, has signed a partnership agreement with UNRWA to empower youth and promote employment in the Gaza Strip
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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Alaa Ghosheh
17 February 2016
UNRWA and the Lajee Center inaugurated the first ever child-friendly spaces – a football pitch and a playground – in Aida refugee camp in Bethlehem.
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