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15 September 2010
UNRWA has had to turn away 40,000 eligible children from its schools in Gaza for the new academic year because building materials for desperately needed new classrooms have not been approved to enter Gaza.
Press Releases
07 September 2010
Three Yarmouk teenagers flew to South Africa in June for FIFA’s 2010 World Cup as part of Generation Amazing, an initiative launched by the Qatar 2022 Bid Committee in collaboration with UNRWA.
Features
25 August 2010
An audience of Palestinian refugees enjoyed the music of some of South Africa’s finest young musicians when the Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble performed in Yarmouk last month.
Features
17 August 2010
On the occasion of Ramadan, the Khalifa Bin Zayed Foundation has funded two projects in Gaza and the West Bank to assist poor Palestinian refugees through the distribution of hot meals and meat.
Press Releases
11 August 2010
From Gaza to Lebanon. Not the name of a film, but an opportunity for contact between Palestine refugees across the Middle East for the first time.
Features
11 August 2010
Two weeks after children in Gaza achieved an astonishing double world record, a team of UNRWA students from the Strip have again made headlines at the Norway Cup, an international youth football tournament taking place in Oslo.
Features
10 August 2010
This week thousands of kids in Gaza romped into the Guinness Book of Records for the third time. Some seven thousand children simultaneously flew kites on a beach in northern Gaza, more than doubling the previous record they themselves set a year ago.
Features
01 August 2010
Ten top performing students in UNRWA’s human rights exams are heading for Norway on a visit funded by the Norwegian Government. They left Gaza accompanied by three teachers on 31 July and will return on 8 August.
Press Releases
29 July 2010
Thousands of children in Gaza attending Summer Games organized by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) appear to have doubled their own world record for the number of kites flown simultaneously.
Press Releases
28 July 2010
Fresh from their basketball record last week, this Thursday 29 July, thousands of children in Gaza attending UNRWA’s Summer Games will attempt to smash their own world record for the number of kites flown simultaneously.
Press Releases