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13 July 2016
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) have started to work on the digitization of the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Handbook in the form of a mobile application called the ‘E-MCH Handbook’.
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32-year old Palestine refugee Fatima Al Sabti is collecting her assistance in the UNRWA Distribution Centre in East Gaza . © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed Yaghi
11 July 2016
With the support from Tkiyet Um Ali organization and the Jordan Hashemite Charity Organization for Relief and Development, UNRWA was able to distribute frozen meat to approximately 4,200 Palestine refugees across the Gaza Strip
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05 July 2016
UNICEF and UNRWA condemn attack reportedly killing civilians and destroying homes as well as a child friendly space in Khan Eshieh camp and call on those responsible to cease actions that endanger civilian life and civilian infrastructure in Syria
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26,238 Palestine refugees received hot meals – including cooked rice, chicken, yoghurt and dates - in Gaza during Ramadan due to the generous contribution from the Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan  Foundation (KBZF). Photo Credit © UNRWA 2016. Photo by Mohammed Hinawi.
05 July 2016
On 24 and 25 of June during the holy month of Ramadan, UNRWA distributed 9,809 hot meals for a total of 26,557 impoverished Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip due to the generous support from the Emirates-based Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation.
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01 July 2016
The Government of Denmark has announced a generous contribution of DKK 30 million (US$ 4.46 million) to UNRWA towards the 2016 Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal
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