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Psychosocial activities for UNRWA students in Gaza following the summer 2014 conflict. © 2014 UNRWA Photo by Fadi Thabet
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2015
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2011
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In Lebanon, restrictions imposed on Palestine refugees in relation to their right to work discourage young people and many of those of working age from continuing their education or seeking a job. 56% of refugees of working age are jobless, more than half of whom live in South Lebanon. Women are...

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2011
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Following the destruction of Nahr el-Bared Camp in 2007, the homes, commercial properties and NGO and community facilities of the Palestinian community were left in ruins. The UNRWA Compound housing the Agency’s health clinic, schools and relief office, was also completely destroyed. Nearly 27,...

UNRWA in Figures
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2011
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UNRWA in Figures provides general information on number of Palestine refugees, camps, UNRWA beneficiaries and funding situation. 
Figures are accurate as of 1 January 2011. Not an official document. 

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2011
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Read in this edition:

  1. Saudi Arabia gives $71.5 million for Gaza housing
  2. GCC through the IDB donates $15 million for refugees in Gaza
  3. UNRWA receives $5.2 million from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia towards its core budget for 2011 and other
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2011
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The UNRWA Job creation programme (JCP) provides temporary job opportunities to most vulnerable Palestine refugees living in the West Bank with the aim of alleviating the impact of high poverty and unemployment levels. The programme, initiated in 2000 is part of UNRWA’s integrated approach to...