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© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
16 May 2017
Thirty-eight-year-old UNRWA teacher Basema al-Mlalha is the main breadwinner for her family of five
Reem Yaghy speaks with a journalist from Al Quds Network. © 2017 UNRWA  Photo by Yahia Masswadeh
15 May 2017
Earlier this week, Reem Yaghy, a 14-year-old ninth grader from the Aqbat Jabr UNRWA Basic Girls School, became the Director of UNRWA Operations (DUO) in the West Bank for a day. Together with West Bank DUO Scott Anderson and a number of UNRWA officials, Reem began her day...
Palestine refugee Hafiz Abu Hamdi was able to improve her family’s living conditions through the UNRWA self-help shelter rehabilitation project, supported by the European Union. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
09 May 2017
Through a self-help approach that directly involves the families, the European Union is helping to rehabilitate 400 Palestine refugee shelters in dire need of rehabilitation in Lebanon
Norhan Abu Sharekh, a Palestine refugee and a Job Creation Programme beneficiary, working in the UNRWA Gaza Field Human Resources Office. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
03 May 2017
UNRWA works to mitigate the impact of the dire conditions in the Gaza Strip, where the joblessness rate stands at an average of 40.6 per cent, by providing short term employment opportunities for Palestine refugees
© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
06 April 2017
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl says war-related trauma was often underestimated by the international community