children

© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Rami Abu-Sa’d
18 August 2017
On 17 August 2017, UNRWA, the Walaja Village Council and the Italian NGO Civil Volunteer Group inaugurated a new kindergarten in the village of Walaja in western Bethlehem
© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Riham Jafari
26 July 2017
In July, UNRWA launched its annual Protection Summer Camps in 23 different locations across the West Bank, targeting 2,647 children and youth to help strengthen their resilience and build their self-esteem
UNRWA students during their participation in the opening ceremony performances of the Summer Fun Weeks held in Al-Zaitoun Elementary Girls School, Gaza City. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Fadi Thabet
10 July 2017
One hundred and eighty-six thousand children are participating in ‘Summer Fun Weeks’ – a month-long programme of summer activities organized by UNRWA
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (right) met with IR USA CEO Anwar Khan (left) in May 2017 to strengthen ties and acknowledge the continued support of IR USA for Palestine refugees. © 2017 UNRWA Photo
09 June 2017
Islamic Relief USA has generously contributed US$1.96 million to UNRWA to help provide 2,400 vulnerable Palestine refugee children in Gaza with assistance support that will contribute towards enhancing their resilience
Lebanese, Palestinian and Syrian refugee children “Run for Growing Together” during the Vivicittà Run. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
21 May 2017
Around 800 children between the ages of 8 and 13 gathered on Sunday to participate in the ‘Vivicittà Run’ held in North Lebanon under the theme ‘Run for Growing Together’
01 March 2017
UNRWA and UNICEF strongly condemn the armed violence in Ein El‑Hilweh Palestine refugee camp in Saida, which directly affects the safety and security of civilians, including children
07 February 2017
The Vision Project – an education initiative using cutting-edge “Voice Dream Reader” technology, which allows digital information imported onto mobile devices to be read in a human voice for blind and visually impaired children – was successfully concluded, benefiting 217...
Young-Sam Choi, the Head of the Representative Office of the Republic of Korea in Palestine, and Francoise Vanni, the Director of External Relations and Communications at UNRWA, sign an agreement on 24 January 2017 outlining the Republic of Korea’s US$ 500,000 contribution to UNRWA to help the Agency develop and promote safe spaces and healthy lifestyles for Palestine refugee children in Syria. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
25 January 2017
The Government of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) has contributed US$ 500,000 UNRWA to promote safe spaces and healthy lifestyles for Palestine refugee children in Syria, benefiting approximately 45,000 boys and girls in UNRWA schools