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Gender Bulletin 65

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2016
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On 22, 23 and 24 March 2016 UNRWA organizes the Annual Gender Task Force Meeting in Amman to discuss the draft of the new UNRWA Gender Strategy. A roundtable ‘SDG5 And Women Refugees: Mechanisms To Step It Up’ will be part of the meeting’s programme in light of International Women’s Day....

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2016
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The Gender Bulletin has been issued by the Agency’s Gender Section on a monthly basis since 2010. Starting from the February 2016 edition, the Bulletin can be accessed on the UNRWA website under ‘Reports’.

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (left) administered the oath of office to Pierre Krähenbühl, Commissioner-General of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), 20 April 2015. The Secretary-General (left) with Mr. Krähenbühl after the swearing in. UN Photo/Mark Garten
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2014
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Appointed by the Secretary-General in November 2013, Pierre Krähenbühl became Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees on 30 March 2014. As Commissioner-General, he serves at the level of Under-Secretary-General. A Swiss national born in 1966, Mr...

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2015
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Through its Education in Emergencies (EiE) programme, UNRWA has been actively working to ensure access to quality education for Palestine Refugees affected by the ongoing conflict in Syria, both for children in Syria and for those who have fled to neighboring countries, particularly Lebanon and...

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2015
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  • More than five million Palestine refugees, the largest refugee population in the world, are registered by UNRWA in five areas of operation in the Middle East, including 450,000 in Lebanon.
  • According to a 2010 estimate from the American University in Beirut’s Socio-Economic Survey
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