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11 July 2017
Gender Bulletin 97
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29 November 2018
Gender Bulletin 96
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29 October 2018
Gender Bulletin 95
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26 September 2018
Gaza © 2013 UNRWA Photo by Guillaume Petermann
Following the launch of the booklet and short film In Their Own words during the UNRWA HQ award ceremony to mark International Women’s Day, a dissemination project is underway. The booklet is being disseminated to various establishments in Amman such as research centres,...
Gaza © 2013 UNRWA Photo by Guillaume Petermann
UNRWA provided a submission to the United Nations Secretary-General on the implementation of resolution A/RES/70/138 entitled ‘The Girl Child’. The submission includes updates on the progress of girls’ access to education and the obstacles that may preclude it, covering the...
Our response to an increasingly challenging protection environment in Lebanon focuses on safeguarding and realizing the rights of Palestine refugees, with a particular focus on the needs of the most vulnerable groups. Key protection issues for Palestine Refugees from...
This month, UNRWA became a partner of the ‘Call to Action on Protection from Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in Emergencies.’ The Call to Action is an initiative launched to transform humanitarian practice and end sexual and gender-based violence in emergencies. This underlines...
Students from Al-Amal Preparatory School for Girls in Khan Younis, southern Gaza, participate in psychosocial support activities. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Rushdi Al-Sarraj
In 2016, UNRWA completed the construction of 24 new school buildings, addressing the current and future needs of UNRWA students. In addition, over the past year the infrastructure and camp improvement programme completed the construction of two health centres, four...