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15 September 2015
29 June 2017
The roll-out of integrated capacity-building for protection from gender-based violence (GBV) in emergencies will commence in July 10 with the launch of the UNRWA GBV Prevention Framework as part of the larger project, Building Safety: Mainstreaming GBV Interventions in...
© 2015 UNRWA Photo
21 June 2017
Through its Education in Emergencies (EiE) programme, UNRWA helps to ensure that Palestine refugee children, across the Agency's five fields of operations, can continue to access quality education and learning opportunities, even in times of crisis and conflict. The UNRWA...
Gaza © 2013 UNRWA Photo by Guillaume Petermann
20 April 2017
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...
11 April 2017
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...
20 March 2017
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...