Gaza

 Thirteen-year-old Yasmin al-Najjar (centre), a student in the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for the Visually Impaired (RCVI), distributes snacks among her classmates, celebrating her first-place prize in the UNRWA educational human rights competition in Gaza City. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
20 April 2016
Thirteen-year-old Yasmin Al-Najjar – a student in the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for Visually Impaired (RCVI) in Gaza city – won the first prize in a voluntary educational human rights competition launched by UNRWA in all elementary schools in Gaza city
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19 April 2016
UNRWA distributed over US$ 4.65 million in funding available for reconstruction and severe repair works to a total of 710 refugee families across the Gaza Strip
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15 April 2016
To encourage community work among UNRWA students and their parents and raise awareness about the environment and how to protect and preserve it, the UNRWA Gender Initiative conducted a clean-up campaign titled ‘Healthy Environment’
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14 April 2016
As part of its ‘Rebuild Palestine. Start with Education’ initiative, Dubai Cares supports two schools benefiting 2,570 refugee Palestinian children
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10 April 2016
The UNRWA-supported social enterprise GGateway (Gaza Gateway) celebrated its launch event on 3 April in Gaza city
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The initial stages of the library being constructed at Rafah Elementary Co-Ed School. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
07 April 2016
UNRWA has started constructing the library in Rafah camp in southern Gaza to enhance literacy in the community, encourage critical thinking and supplement the school curricula,
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06 April 2016
UNRWA was able to disburse over US$ 5 million in funding available for reconstruction (US$ 2.65 million) and severe repair works (US$ 2.42)
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63-year old Ghalia Uliyan co-signs with her husband for a key to their new home in the third phase of the Rafah Rehousing Project in southern Gaza. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
04 April 2016
UNRWA completed phase three of its Rehousing Project for Palestine refugees in Rafah, southern Gaza
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A group of UNRWA social workers send messages on the main principles of social work during the celebration of International Social Work Day on 15 March 2016 at the Gaza Training Centre. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
01 April 2016
Under the international theme, ‘Societies Thrive When the Dignity and Rights of All People Are Respected’, and in recognition of the importance of social workers in serving Palestine refugee families in Gaza, the UNRWA relief and social services programme organized a celebration on the occasion of International Social...
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31 March 2016
The UNRWA Gaza Rehabilitation Centre for Visually Impaired introduced tablet computers for 51 visually impaired RCVI students, and 166 students with low vision integrated in UNRWA schools, to increase their opportunities to learn, study and develop
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