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03 December 2013
Beirut On 11 November 2013, the European Union (EU) signed an agreement with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), under which the EU will provide EUR 12 million (US$ 16.3 million) towards the reconstruction of the Palestine refugee camp of Nahr el-Bared, in North...
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UNRWA and Saudi Arabia Launch West Bank Projects
29 November 2013
West Bank On 26 November 2013, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) held a ceremony launching a group of reconstruction projects funded by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, through its Saudi Fund for Development, at a total value of US$ 14 million. The ceremony was held...
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UNRWA and US Inaugurate Jalazone School
20 November 2013
West Bank On Sunday, 17 November, Filippo Grandi, Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), along with Felipe Sanchez, Director of UNRWA Operations in the West Bank, inaugurated the Agency’s Jalazone Coeducational School in the presence of US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Kelly...
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Promoting Respect and Dignity through Sport
20 November 2013
On 20 November, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) and Italian organization UISP Sport per Tutti held a ceremony, at the UNRWA Lebanon field office, to mark the conclusion of a project focusing on sport as a tool to convey values of respect
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Al Shuraka 12
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Unstoppable Girl
18 November 2013
Getting an education has been harder for Sara than for most young Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip
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EU and UNRWA Commence Infrastructure Project in Lebanon
13 November 2013
The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) marked the inauguration of an infrastructure improvement project today, unveiling the project's foundation stone in the Palestine refugee camp of Ein el Hilweh, Saida.
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07 November 2013
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) is grateful to the Valladolid Regional Government, in Spain, for supporting the Agency's Syria response plan for a second time in 2013. The new contribution from Valladolid, of EUR 15,200 (US$ 20,500) will enable UNRWA to purchase 186 baby kits for vulnerable...
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07 November 2013
The regional government of Castilla La Mancha, in Spain, has provided valuable support to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in its efforts to provide urgent humanitarian assistance to Palestine refugees affected by the conflict in Syria. With a donation of EUR 62,000 (US$ 84,000), Castilla La Mancha...
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Olive harvest in Burin
30 October 2013
West Bank On Tuesday, 22 October, in the West Bank, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) celebrated the olive harvest of 2013. The Agency organized the event in coordination with its Humanitarian Country Team partners, including the Association for International Development Agencies (AIDA), the Food and...
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