Reports

Schools on the front line: The impact of armed conflict and violence on UNRWA schools and education services

Schools on the front line

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2016
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Many UNRWA schools are on the front line of armed conflict and violence, which has endangered the lives of Palestine refugee children and posed serious challenges to providing for their education. This report documents the impact of armed conflict and violence in recent years on UNRWA schools...

© 2016 UNRWA Photo

Gender Bulletin 67

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2016
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Following the Gender Taskforce Meeting, and an inception visit where consultations were carried out with fields, headquarters, programmes and management, the Gender Section has been working on finalizing the Gender Equality Strategy 2016-2021. Additionally, the different Gender Action Plans are...

Syria Palestine refugees humanitarian snapshot, March 2016
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2016
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International Women’s Day: UNRWA celebrated the resilience of Palestine refugee women in Syria through staged performances at the Damascus Opera House on 23 March. The evening presented three acts including a dance performance expressing the equality of roles women and men have...

‘A Ray Of Hope’ Event in Syria © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
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2016
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The UNRWA Annual Gender Task Force Meeting took place in Amman last month and saw the participation of representatives from all field offices and Headquarters. Participants gave input for the gender-based violence e-learning course which is currently being developed and discussed the draft of...

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2016
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The following observations are provided in the context of proceedings that are pending before the Israeli High Court relating to punitive demolitions in the Kalandia Palestine refugee camp and in view of the questions that were raised in these proceedings that relate to UNRWA, its role and...