Strategy & Policy

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Students in UNRWA schools are taught the curriculum of their host country; an agreement which has been in place between UNRWA, UNESCO and the host countries since 1954 to facilitate refugees’ access to the host countries’ secondary schools. UNRWA must always ensure that the...
In developing the Education Reform Strategy, UNRWA recognises the need to consider the nature of its external operating context and the developments occurring therein. The organisation will not be unaffected by the broad political, social and economic landscapes of the...
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During 2009 and 2010 comprehensive reviews conducted in all five Fields revealed a number of challenges and opportunities for strengthening UNRWA health services: Non-communicable disease care and preventive services are limited. UNRWA should increase its focus on these...
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UNRWA, with the support of donors, has made considerable strides in its ability to identify and evaluate poverty amongst the refugee community. The Agency has also completed considerable groundwork to underwrite change, including evaluations of the RSS programme and...