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UNRWA students are assessed as part of the Monitoring of Learning Achievement (MLA) exercise. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
23 May 2016
Approximately 65,000 students participated in Arabic and math assessments carried out in May across schools from all five fields of operations of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).
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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Giorgia Alvino
20 May 2016
UNRWA Deputy Director of Education Nilse Ryman participated in a panel discussion at the EDUCATION NOW! Conference, sponsored by the European Parliament's Socialists and Democrats Group and focused on the importance of access to education in humanitarian crises and on the need to increase the proportion of...
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UNRWA Education in Emergencies Strategy Consultation Workshop in Amman, Jordan. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Eleonore Jones.
16 May 2016
Technical education experts from UNRWA came together last week in Amman to discuss the development of the Agency’s Education in Emergencies strategy
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Lama Abu Shaában and Dina Al Khatib from Al Rimal Preparatory girls’ school are enjoying their time during the colours festival held at Gaza Training Centre (GTC), in Gaza city. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
06 May 2016
Under the theme ‘colour your life with rainbow colours,’ 300 students from UNRWA schools in Gaza city participated with their parents in the colours festival organized by the UNRWA Community Mental Health Programme and the Education Programme at UNRWA Gaza Training College in Gaza city on Saturday, 16 April 2016
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© 2014 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad.
04 May 2016
UNRWA contributed to a consultation meeting, held in Beirut from 20 to 21 April 2016, on the Self-Learning Programme for children affected by the Syria crisis
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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Shafiq Fahed
03 May 2016
UNRWA hosted more than 80 education practitioners, policymakers, academics, non-government officials, UN staff and representatives from countries across the globe who gathered in Amman, Jordan, for the biannual International Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE) Working Group
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Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza Bo Schack with ambassador Kattouf, president of AMIDEAST, on the graduation ceremony of the English Access Micro-scholarship programme 2014-2016. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
02 May 2016
UNRWA Director of Operations in Gaza Bo Schack attended the graduation ceremony of 200 UNRWA students who had passed the ‘English Access Micro-scholarship programme 2014-2016’ - a two-year English language programme funded by the United States aims to increase the English skills and abilities of the students, in...
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26 April 2016
Through generous funding from UNICEF, UNRWA held today the closing ceremony for the 2014-15 ‘support to school parliaments in UNRWA Schools in Lebanon’ project in Saida. The initiative consisted of training, capacity building activities and provision of small grants to School Parliaments in 41 UNRWA schools...
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