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Gaza © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamas
A workshop was held in July (10-12) on the roll-out of the UNRWA GBV Prevention Framework as part of the larger project, ‘Building Safety: Mainstreaming GBV Interventions in Emergency Preparedness Prevention and Response’. The workshop was attended by various personnel from...
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
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
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...