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09 June 2020
© 2020 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
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06 September 2021
UNRWA FIELDS OF OPERATIONS MAP 2021
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06 September 2021
In May, UNRWA Chief of Staff Ugochi Daniels conducted a field visit to Lebanon Field Office, where she met Marwa Abo Jamous. ©  2021 UNRWA photo
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04 August 2021
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
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10 August 2021
© 2019  On the winds of hope in Gaza by Majdal Nateel
UNRWA has just received the annual assessment of its performance on Gender Equality through the United Nations System Wide Action Plan for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (UN-SWAP 2.0), a framework of 17 performance indicators that measures progress on commonly...
Gender Forum on cash assistance and gender equality.  © 2018 UNRWA Photo
Phase II of the “Building Safety” project was closed by the end of August 2019, ending nine years of funding for UNRWA GBV interventions. UNRWA finalized a GBV transition plan to mainstream GBV under its main programmes in September and its implementation will start in the...
Refugee Girls at SFO Painting a Mural © 2019 UNRWA Photo by Anita Thamm
The United Nations has begun preparing for the review of the Beijing+25, marking the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action (BPfA), which called for removing the barriers to gender equality in twelve areas of concern. UNRWA is an active participant in the...
Gender Bulletin 105
On 7-10 July the Gender Section attached the regional core group workshop "Reproductive Health and GBV Project. "Over three days, participants from UNRWA health and education programs and all 5 fields discussed the curricula to be used to improve awareness and protection...
Gender Bulletin 104
The UNRWA Gender Section has begun to develop the transition plan for the GBV interventions. The process has begun with a stocktaking involving GBV coordinators and focal points and protection team leaders within the headquarters and across the field offices.