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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...

UNRWA in Figures
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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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  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
  4. ...
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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...

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In order to mitigate food insecurity for Palestine refugees in poverty pockets of the West Bank and bring them to Marginal Food Security consumption level, UNRWA relies on three livelihood interventions: 

  1. Dry food assistance in case of lack of local food
  2. ...