Features

© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Darine Zakka
07 March 2017
Despite losing her leg in a car accident, Fatima she refused to give up and instead insisted on facing life’s challenges
© 2015 UNRWA Photo
05 March 2017
Manal always wished she could be self-employed, despite others telling her that it would be difficult. With a friend she opened a learning centre in Marka camp offering remedial classes to students
© 2016 UNRWA Photo
04 March 2017
Ferial is a Camp Services Officer with UNRWA in Shatila Camp in Lebanon. She was the first woman to hold such a position and despite facing criticism, she perseveres
© 2016 UNRWA Photo
03 March 2017
Sameera works as a school attendant in one of the UNRWA schools in Damascus. Everything changed when Yarmouk camp was hit by bombings. She shares with us some moments of her story, ‘The Lemon Tree’
© 2015 UNRWA Photo
02 March 2017
The video chat opened up, and we saw a humble, petite woman with short reddish brown hair sitting in her office. She greeted us with openness and warmth. This woman is Khawla, and this is her story of ‘The Red Rose’