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The Exchange perform to a full audience at the Qattaneh Girls School in the West Bank. Their tour was organized as part of an annual United States Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ American Music Abroad programme. © 2017 UNRWA  Photo by Riham Jafary
30 June 2017
Hundreds of girls from the UNRWA Qattaneh Basic Girls School near Ramallah enjoy a concert of American music performed by The Exchange
UNRWA students say goodbye to their peers in the Netherlands at the end of their first ‘My Voice-My School’ Skype call at Al-Remal School in Gaza City. © 2016  UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
15 June 2017
For close to 10 years, the people of Gaza have lived under a tight land, air and sea blockade that affects many aspects of their lives. Today, an entire generation of children in Gaza do not know life outside of the Gaza Strip; they have already lived through three armed...
UNRWA volunteer Aisha Ibrahim, Al-Khalssa School collective shelter, Khan Dunoun, Syria. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
14 June 2017
It is early morning when 32-year-old Aisha Ibrahim posts an announcement on the wall of the Al-Khalssa School collective shelter in Khan Dunoun camp, south of Damascus. Aisha, a volunteer for the Women’s Committee, is inviting women and girls from the area to attend a...
Rama, a Palestine refugee from Syria, in Ein il Hilweh camp, Saida, Lebanon. © 2017 UNRWA  Photo.
07 June 2017
Rama, a 13-year-old Palestine refugee from Syria, is the fourth generation of her family to be displaced by regional conflicts