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08 March 2017
Laila Shamali, West Bank We did not have the chance to talk to Laila over Skype and see her face. Yet we managed to call her on her mobile phone and speak to her for half an hour. We asked her: Where do you find strength? She sighed and said: “I remember my teacher in...
Shrouq Kassab is a fifth-year medical student studying in Damascus to pursue her dreams of becoming a surgeon. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
08 March 2017
A fifth-year student in the Faculty of Medicine at Damascus University, 23-year-old Shrouq Kassab is energetic and hardworking and hopes to become a surgeon one day.
The UNRWA logo reminds me of my grandfather, who worked with UNRWA distributing flour and food supplies to the people, says Sereen Dheeb
07 March 2017
The UNRWA logo reminds me of my grandfather, who worked with UNRWA distributing flour and food supplies to the people.
07 March 2017
“I lost my mother and father and my whole family, and I fully support myself on my own. I am a strong Palestinian woman,” says Khadija Fares. “However, I am nothing like these Palestinian women who struggle daily. They are persistent and strong.”
Suzan al-Dabba works with UNRWA in the Gaza Strip. During the 2014 conflict, she dedicated her time to help displaced people at Al-Daraj Shelter.
07 March 2017
Suzan al-Dabba works with UNRWA in the Gaza Strip. During the 2014 conflict, she dedicated her time to help displaced people at Al-Daraj Shelter.