© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Shafiq Fahd
20 April 2017
UNRWA actively participates in the International Education Funders Group biannual meeting held in Amman between 10 and 12 April 2017
17 April 2017
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl met today in Ramallah with the Prime Minister of the State of Palestine, H.E. Dr. Rami Hamdallah.
Students go back to school in Alliance, Jaramana camp, Syria. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
04 April 2017
The devastating impact of the war in Syria has not diminished the academic achievement of students in UN-run schools, according to figures released by UNRWA at the Syria conference in Brussels
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
04 April 2017
Despite the hardship, displacement, violence and poverty endured by UNRWA students living in Syria during a punishing conflict, they have shown strong performance against key education measurements
© 2016 UNRWA Photo

Delivering Education on the Front Line


In response to the ongoing Syria crisis, UNRWA has played a crucial role in ensuring that Palestine refugee children from Syria, including those who have been displaced to Jordan and Lebanon, are able to access quality education, even within the context of protracted conflict and repeated...

© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Mustafa Gharableh
16 March 2017
Fifty senior education staff, including the Field Education Chiefs, came together in Amman to discuss the results of the Agency’s 2016 Monitoring of Learning Achievement
Shrouq Kassab is a fifth-year medical student studying in Damascus to pursue her dreams of becoming a surgeon. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
08 March 2017
A fifth-year student in the Faculty of Medicine at Damascus University, 23-year-old Shrouq Kassab is energetic and hardworking and hopes to become a surgeon one day.
28 February 2017
© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Ali Hashisho
20 January 2017
On 20 January 2017, UNRWA hosted a ceremony at the Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture in Beirut to honour 112 young Palestine refugee graduates and awardees of university scholarships funded by the European Union in Lebanon
Raghad Abdelhaq, Latakia, Syria. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
19 January 2017
As part of My Voice-My School, Palestine refugee students from three classrooms in Syria have been exchanging ideas about education and the future with their peers in the United Kingdom and Germany