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UNRWA student in Lebanon, Khaled Safouri behind his Braille book at class.© 2019 UNRWA Photo by Abeer Noof
04 March 2019
I have a strong attachment to education. It is the only way for us to build a better future.
Mr. Mutaz Ghatash, an UNRWA teacher stands alongside the Palestinian Minister of Education, Dr. Sabri Siadam and other ministry staff members during the award ceremony of the President Mahmoud Abbas Award for Creativity and Distinction in the Palestinian Ministry of Education and Higher Education in Ramallah on December 15, 2018. Photo credit to Ministry of education
13 February 2019
UNRWA teachers embrace the profound responsibility of educating the next generation of Palestine refugee youth with enthusiasm. This is the story of one such teacher, Mr. Mutaz Gatasha. Making the most of limited resources, Mr. Gatasha was able to inspire such an enthusiasm...
A class of new graduates photographed here during a training course. These workshops aimed to improve female graduates’ employment opportunities in Gaza and were funded by the Government of the Balearic Islands. © 2018 UNRWA Photo
06 February 2019
The UNRWA Young Women Leaders Programme (YWLP) has finalized implementation of the “Improving Young Graduate Women’s Right to Work in the Gaza Strip through the Provision of Professional Internships” Project funded by the Spanish regional Baleares government. The project...
Director of UNRWA Operations in Jordan, Roger Davies welcomes Spanish Ambassador to Jordan, Her Excellency Aránzazu Bañón Dávalos to an UNRWA health centre. © 2018 UNRWA Photo by Dania Al Batayneh
31 January 2019
The Spanish Embassy through the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID) announced their funding of the operating costs of two UNRWA health centres in Jordan
Alia Mohammed at work in the UNRWA Wadi Seer Training Centre in Amman, Jordan.  © 2019 UNRWA Photo by: Daniah Al-Batayneh
25 January 2019
“Eyes are useless when the mind is blind!” says Alia Mohammed, a 40 year-old phone operator at the UNRWA Wadi Seer Vocational Training Centre in Amman