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UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl addresses the Agency’s Advisory Commission during a meeting at the Dead Sea in Jordan on 13 November 2017. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
Speaking at the UNRWA Advisory Commission meeting, Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl paid tribute to the Agency in building and maintaining “one of the most successful” human development institutions in the Middle East, making an “indispensable contribution to human dignity, to the pursuit of human rights and regional stability”
Asma Elementary Coed ‘C’ School, Gaza. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Rushdi Al Saraj
This autumn, students across 15 schools in Syria, Gaza, Belgium, the United Kingdom and Norway are connecting through the virtual exchange project, My Voice-My School
Members of the European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with the Mashreq Countries and representatives from the Delegation of the European Union met with students at Battouf school, Beddawi camp, Lebanon. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
Members of the European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with the Mashreq Countries and representatives from the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon visited infrastructure, shelter, education and health projects funded by the EU and implemented by UNRWA in the Beddawi refugee camp in North Lebanon
Umm Jihad and her niece Sajida in their shelter in Jerash Camp. © 2017 UNRWA photo by Mai Al-Shayeb
UNRWA partnered with Cairo Amman Bank to extend microfinance loans ex-Gazans – Palestine refugees who came to Jordan from Gaza after the 1967 war – specifically women and youth in this venerable group of Palestine refugees
The Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon, Ambassador Christina Lassen, and the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone, hand over keys to Palestine refugee families to celebrate their return to Nahr el Bared camp, Lebanon. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
UNRWA and the European Union held a ceremony in Nahr el-Bared camp to mark the handing over of newly reconstructed houses to 93 returning families
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