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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.
Hussein al-Najjar is a Palestine refugee from Gaza and a beneficiary of the UNRWA Cash for Work Programme supported by the Czech Republic.©2019 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
21 June 2019
“Before 2006, there were always work opportunities in Gaza. Nowadays, whenever I look for work, I am refused. I have children to feed and a sick mother to care for.”