Students in Gaza participate in a summer camp organized by UNRWA. © 2021 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed Hinnawi
27 October 2022
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A schoolgirl celebrates her first day back to learning at the UNRWA Am’ari Girls School, West Bank. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Iyas abu Rahmeh
10 August 2021
The Fares family are amongst the more than 18,000 Palestinian refugees from Syria receiving unconditional cash assistance from UNRWA in Jordan. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Lubna Hashem
23 January 2023
An UNRWA staff member conducts verification for emergency cash assistance in Beddawi camp © 2020 UNRWA photo by Maysoun Mustafa
update of the month UNRWA joined the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. Running from 25 November to 10 December, this year’s theme is “Safety is Everyone’s Right: Safety at Home, Safety at Work, Safety on the Streets, Safety Online and Safe Reporting”. As...
@2020 UNRWA photo by Relief and Social Services Programme.
UNRWA participated from 19 to 21 October in the UN-SWAP 2.0 annual conference. The conference organized remotely by UN-Women aimed at revitalizing the UN-SWAP focal points and creating a space to share knowledge and best practices. The participants discussed successes and...
Dr. Osama Al-Haj Ali, Medical Officer at UNRWA’s Main Baqa’a Health Centre in Jordan during a medical consultation to a patient. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by George Awwad
UNRWA started, in 2009, to develop an electronic health records (e-Health) system. The primary aim for introducing the e-Health system was to improve the quality of health services, to respond to the increasing workload, and the rise in the prevalence of NCDs. The e-Health...
@2020 UNRWA photo by Child and Family Protection Program.
The Gender Section participated in the Annual Dialogue meeting between SIDA and UNRWA that was held remotely on the 16 of September. The meeting included discussion on UNRWA gender mainstreaming efforts, including in emergencies and during the response to the COVID-19...
@2020 UNRWA photo by Abed Alhaleem Abdallah
In various fields of operations UNRWA is assessing the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 and the gender section is working with the various teams on ensuring that gender is taken into account in these assessments. These assessments seek to examine the increase in aggressive...