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Sixteen-year-old Ghazal al-Toubeh is a Palestine refugee living in Homs, Syria. She is a high achiever and wants to be a teacher when she graduates from college.  Photo credit: © 2019 UNRWA Photo by Walid Mansour.
22 August 2019
“I am very proud to have overcome all the challenges I have faced,'' Ghazal sayswith pride.
Dr. Mahmoud Shaker, former deputy chief of the UNRWA health programme in Gaza. © 2019 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan.
30 July 2019
“Over the last thirty years of working with UNRWA, Palestine refugees’ dignity, needs, and quality of services were always our priority. To this end, there were always initiatives for empowering UNRWA health teams and reforming management,” says Dr. Mahmoud Shaker
UNRWA teacher Amal Abu Harb photographed with her students. © 2019 Yaser Elian
28 June 2019
Education is a basic human right for children around the world, from France/Switzerland to India, Canada to South Africa. And it’s one that has the power to change children’s lives, equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed.
Rayan Abu Srour photographed with her certificate of appointment as the Permanent Ambassador to Palestine by Handong University. © 2019 UNRWA Photo by Abeer Ismail
25 June 2019
“I’ve been lucky twice! First, when I won a scholarship from Bethlehem University to study in South Korea for a whole semester and, second, when I was named a Permanent Ambassador to Palestine by Handong University.