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14 April 2010
Spirits were high as a group of Palestinian schoolchildren stormed onto the field on 26 and 27 March for the annual UNRWA-JICA Football Cup. Eight teams gathered at Damascus’ al-Faiha stadium, seven from UNRWA schools across Syria and one from the French School in Damascus.
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12 April 2010
Forty young Iraqi and Palestinian refugees and Syrians demonstrated spectacular acrobatic prowess today as they performed to an excited audience at al-Faiha Stadium in Damascus.
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01 April 2010
The Ambassador of Italy to Lebanon and the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon inaugurated a new gymnasium in the UNRWA school in Rashidieh today, an initiative funded by the Italian embassy.
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23 March 2010
The head of the United Nations’ humanitarian mission in Gaza visited Lebanon on Monday to receive funding to build a kindergarten in the besieged enclave, in a project constituting “tangible, positive action.”
Features
18 January 2010
"Juggling is my favorite. I also love acrobatics!” exclaims Ward Saloom, one of 20 refugee children who have been selected to take part in the first Damascene Circus School.
Features
22 December 2009
A melodic ensemble of voices escapes through the windows of the Salesian-Italian Theatre into the streets and alleyways of Damascus.
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18 December 2009
The Commissioner General of UNRWA and the European Union representative Mr. Christian Berger today signed an agreement that will provide EUR€10 million in support of UNRWA’s education programme.
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10 December 2009
An 18-truck convoy of books and stationery from the Qatar Charity has reached the Gaza Strip.
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10 December 2009
The voices of young refugees, singing songs from Syria, Palestine, Iraq and Italy delighted guests at the Italian Salesian Theatre in Damascus yesterday, in a concert celebrating a joint project by UNRWA, UNHCR and the Italian Embassy Cooperation Office.
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30 November 2009
The Andalusian International Development Cooperation Agency of the Regional Government of Andalucía (AACID) and UNRWA today signed a memorandum of understanding.
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