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© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Kazem Abu Khalaf
23 November 2016
UNRWA, the Jalazone Camp Services Committee, and the Jalazone Youth Centre inaugurated a multisport pitch in Jalazone refugee camp to improve the conditions for children to play and exercise
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Qabr Essit camp, Rif Damascus, Syria © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
17 November 2016
On 17 October 2016, UNRWA inaugurated the newly reconstructed Dallata/Beit Jibreen School for 2,100 students in Qabr Essit camp, 15 km southeast of Damascus. The school building, which was completely destroyed in the conflict in 2013, was rebuilt and upgraded this year with the generous support of the people of Japan
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US State Department’s Assistant Secretary of Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard (left) and UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (centre) cut the new school ribbon during the inauguration ceremony. © 2016 UNRWA Photo
14 November 2016
The U.S. State Department’s Assistant Secretary of Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard, and UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl inaugurated the newly constructed American-funded UNRWA school in Jabal Taj in Amman
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11 November 2016
The UNRWA microfinance department has been awarded with the ‘Transparency Award’ at Sanabel’s 12th annual conference in Casablanca
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09 November 2016
EU Ambassador Christina Lassen visited the Nahr el-Bared Palestinian refugee camp to see first-hand the on-going reconstruction efforts and to view the areas where house reconstruction for families who remain displaced will take place thanks to the EU's recently announced support of €12 million
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