Reports

Syria Humanitarian Snapshot, May 2014
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2014
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In May UNRWA distributed food parcels to 4,270 civilian families in Yarmouk, close to double the number distributed in April 2014, despite distribution operations being suspended over nine days following a serious security incident on May 13th. UNRWA was authorized to distribute hygiene kits for...

Syria Palestine Refugees Humanitarian Snapshot, November 2014
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2014
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In November UNRWA completed its third round of cash assistance, reaching more than 469,000 refugees across Syria. Conditions however continue to deteriorate: over 280,000 refugees have been displaced, many of whom multiple times; inflation in Syria has been estimated at 89 per cent; over half...

Baseline study of classroom practices in UNRWA elementary schools
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2014
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The UNRWA Education Reform Strategy has identified teacher education as a critical area of concern and key for improving the quality of education. It recognises that a motivated and well-trained teaching force is a prerequisite for quality education and that this can only be brought about by...

© 2015 UNRWA
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2015
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In the third quarter, UNRWA was forced to temporarily suspend operations and services in Dera’a City following a significant escalation of violence as armed confrontations prevented staff and refugees from safely accessing the UNRWA area office and other facilities. Humanitarian access to...

Prolonged crisis in the oPt: socio-economic developments in 2007
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2008
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The Palestinian economy continued to perform badly in 2007. Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2007 – estimated at about USD 4.1 billion – was virtually unchanged from 2006, itself a year of severe economic regression. There was a rebound in the public sector after mid-2007 due to the end of...