24 August 2017
On 23 August 2017, some 50,000 Palestine refugee children returned to one of the 96 schools operated by UNRWA in the West Bank to begin the 2017/18 scholastic year
28 August 2017
UNRWA launched a campaign to encourage Palestine refugee children in Lebanon to go back to school with support from the European Union's Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis
Annual Education Conference, Damascus Training Centre, Syria. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Iyad Faouri
08 August 2017
The UNRWA education programme in Syria held its annual conference in Damascus, bringing together school teachers, counsellors and principals, among others, to review the previous academic year and discuss the challenges, achievements and overall direction of the programme
Syria Emergency Response Progress Highlights
03 August 2017
According to a verification exercise conducted at the end of 2016, 438,000 Palestine refugees remain in Syria. Out of those, 418,000 individuals, or 95 per cent, rely on humanitarian assistance, including cash, food and non-food items, to survive and 254,000 were displaced...
UNRWA and the Jordanian Ministry of Education held a joint workshop on 5 July under the patronage of the Minister of Education to promote further collaboration on education for Palestine refugees. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Anwar al-Khatib
14 July 2017
The joint workshop promoted collaboration between UNRWA and the Jordanian Ministry of Education
© 2015 UNRWA Photo
21 June 2017
Through its Education in Emergencies (EiE) programme, UNRWA helps to ensure that Palestine refugee children, across the Agency's five fields of operations, can continue to access quality education and learning opportunities, even in times of crisis and conflict. The UNRWA...