Gaza

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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24 March 2016
UNRWA completed phase three of the Rafah Rehousing Project for Palestine Refugees in southern Gaza during the reporting week. The project is the Agency’s largest rehousing project in the Gaza Strip
Emergency Reports
20 March 2016
UNRWA disbursed approximately US$ 6 million in funding available for reconstruction (US$ 1.78 million) and severe repair works (US$ 4.22 million) to a total of 1,095 refugee families across the Gaza Strip
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Palestine refugee students in UNRWA schools at the end of an arts and sports session, which was generously supported by Dubai Cares in the Gaza Strip. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
20 March 2016
Supported by generous funding from Dubai Cares, the UNRWA Education Department and Community Mental Health Programme has engaged more than 175,000 children in UNRWA schools in Gaza through the delivery of weekly arts and sports classe
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17 March 2016
8 March – 15 March 2016 | Issue 135 On the fifth anniversary of the most powerful earthquake ever recorded to hit Japan, messages of continued empathy and solidarity flew in the sky in Gaza. Over one thousand Palestine refugee students from three UNRWA schools located in the Japanese housing project in Khan Younis...
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17 March 2016
UNRWA, through generous funding from the United Arab Emirates Red Crescent (UAERC), commenced implementation of the second phase of the “construction and equipping of UNRWA Schools in the Gaza Strip” project
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