Students showcase their achievements in technical and vocational education and training (TVET) during the open day UNRWA organized, with support from the European Union, in Siblin Training Centre, Saida, southern of Lebanon. © 2019 Photo by Ahmad Mahmoud.
With generous support from the European Union (EU), the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) held its annual open day in Siblin Training Centre in Saida, southern Lebanon. Students of the UNRWA Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programme showcased their achievements to potential employers after the first year of professional training. Deputy Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Daniela Leinen, and representatives of the European Union (EU) delegation to Lebanon, the Palestinian Embassy, the Swiss Development Cooperation...
Chief of UNRWA Donor Relations Division Mr. Marc Lassouaoui, UNRWA Director of Education Caroline Pontefract and H.E the French Ambassador to Jordan Mr. David Bertolotti pictured during the official signing ceremony of France’s contribution to UNRWA. © 2019 UNRWA photo by Dania Al-Batayneh.
UNRWA and the Republic of France have signed an agreement for a EUR 353,905 contribution to the Agency in support of Palestine refugees. This contribution will support the training and professional development of teachers
UNRWA launches the 11th Palestiniadi Games in Beirut, Lebanon. © 2019 UNRWA Photo by Rabie Akel
UNRWA launched the 11th Palestiniadi (Palestinian Olympics) with the support of the European Union Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis
UNRWA teacher Amal Abu Harb photographed with her students. © 2019 Yaser Elian
Education is a basic human right for children around the world, from France/Switzerland to India, Canada to South Africa. And it’s one that has the power to change children’s lives, equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed.