Strategy & Policy

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01 January 2012
UNRWA’s Education programme is undergoing a transformational change. Reforms are underway which will better place the Agency to meet the evolving demands of education system in the 21st century. These will lead to improved quality of learning for Palestine refugee students...
Leading for the Future: Professional Development for Head Teachers/Principals
01 January 2012
Leading for the Future is a professional development programme designed for UNRWA Head Teachers and Principals. The UNRWA Reform Strategy requires competent and confident leadership at school level to drive improvement and reach the Agency goal of providing high quality...
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01 January 2012
UNRWA has been teaching Human Rights, Conflict Resolution and Tolerance (HRCRT) in its schools for many years. Guided by a new HRCRT policy, UNRWA’s teaching in these areas is being updated, building upon past successes as well as drawing from international best practice in...
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01 January 2012
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...
Health Reform Strategy
05 July 2011
The UNRWA health program has delivered comprehensive primary health care services (PHC) to Palestine refugees for over 60 years, achieving some remarkable health gains particularly in relation to maternal and child health. For example, the infant mortality rate among UNRWA'...