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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
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
04 April 2017
Despite the hardship, displacement, violence and poverty endured by UNRWA students living in Syria during a punishing conflict, they have shown strong performance against key education measurements
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl meets with Walid, an 11-year-old Palestine refugee from Neirab camp, near Aleppo in Syria. © 2017 UNRWA Photo
04 April 2017
"As the Syria conference is about to convene in Brussels, I urge our partners to actively integrate the situation and needs of Palestine refugees in Syria - and those who fled to Lebanon and Jordan - into their funding plans," writes UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre...
Photo Courtesy of Jamie Jibberish
30 March 2017
Last month, 140 young UNRWA students from the UNRWA Caesaria School in Tyre, Lebanon, were astonished and amazed as they watched Jamie Jibberish, a humanitarian magician, perform a wide range of magic tricks