education

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
05 January 2017
The contribution will allow UNRWA to provide a decent standard of living and ensure universal access to basic education for Palestine refugees in Gaza
Syria Palestine refugees humanitarian snapshot, November 2016
21 December 2016
In November, the situation in Eastern Aleppo worsened and Palestinian communities in Western Aleppo and Neirab camp continued to be intermittently affected by the increasing violence. In prevision of winter and potential displacement trends, UNRWA has been prepositioning...
16 December 2016
The European Union has contributed an additional EUR 20 million in support UNRWA core programmes, including education, health, and relief and social services
Abel Piqueras Candela, Rrepresentative of the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon, and the UNRWA team pose with a group of the Fair’s participants. Hoops Club, Beirut. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Ali Hashisho
16 December 2016
On 15 December 2016, UNRWA opened the fifth annual Academic Fair in Lebanon to support young Palestine refugees in their pursuit of future educational and professional opportunities
Participants at the 2016 Cisco Networking Academy Partners Summit in Berlin, Germany. Photo Courtesy of Cisco
16 December 2016
Building on the ongoing work and partnership with the Cisco Academy, which has been in effect since 2001, UNRWA participated in the Cisco Networking Academy Partners Summit, which was held in Berlin, Germany, from 14 to 18 November 2016
Syria Palestine refugees humanitarian snapshot, October 2016
01 December 2016
October 2016 was marked by a severe deterioration of the humanitarian situation in Khan Eshieh camp, south of Damascus. Increasing levels of armed conict, including shelling on the camp and its vicinity, continue to put the lives of approximately 8,000 Palestine refugees...