Director of UNRWA Operations in the West Bank, Scott Anderson (left), partakes in cutting the ribbon during the inauguration of the new health centre in Aqbat Jabr camp. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Riham Jafary
28 October 2016
UNRWA inaugurated the new UNRWA Health Centre in Aqbat Jabr refugee camp in the Jordan Valley in the West Bank. The Health Centre was constructed with a generous grant of US$ 1,900,000 from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, through the Saudi Fund for Development
Mr. Bo Schack, Director of UNRWA Operations in Gaza, hands an honourary shield to Professor Abdel Khaliq El-Farra, President of Al-Azhar University, during the Family Medicine graduation ceremony at Al-Azhar University in Gaza city. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
05 August 2016
In cooperation with Al-Azhar University, UNRWA Health Programme in Gaza organized a graduation ceremony for the graduates of the Family Medicine Diploma Programme, generously funded by Al-Walid Bin Talal Foundation
UNRWA Director of External Relations and Communications (Officer-in-Charge) Asif Husain-Naviatti and Austrian Representative to the Palestinian Authority Dr. Andrea Nasi, 26 July 2016. Photo: Courtesy of the Austrian Representative Office
28 July 2016
The Government of Austria has contributed EUR 1 million (US$ 1,109,878) to UNRWA in support of the Agency’s health programme in the occupied Palestinian territory
Integrating mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) services through the Family Health Team seeks to improve the quality of life for all Palestine refugees and their families. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Hannah Wesley

In the face of a shifting burden of disease – globally and regionally – and a population that is living longer, UNRWA transitioned to the Family Health Team (FHT) model of service provision in 2012. The person-centred, holistic approach focuses on the individual and their family, emphasizes the...

Deputy-Secretary-General for the Emirates Red Crescent Fahed Abed Al-Rahman Yousef Bin Sultan and Director of UNRWA Operations in the West Bank Scott Anderson in the newly rehabilitated health centre funded by Emirates Red Crescent at Shu’fat Refugee Camp, East Jerusalem. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Riham Jafari
05 June 2016
The newly rehabilitated health centre at Shu’fat Refugee Camp was inaugurated by Deputy-Secretary-General of the Emirates Red Crescent Fahed Abed Al-Rahman Yousef Bin Sultan and by the Director of UNRWA Operations in the West Bank, Scott Anderson
© 2013 UNRWA Photo by Mahoud Kheir
01 June 2016
As of June 1, UNRWA will start implementing a refined adjusted hospitalization policy according to which the percentage of the Agency's coverage for secondary care will be adjusted to 90 percent for government hospitals, 90 percent for private hospitals and 100 percent for...
Students from a school in Baqa’a, Jordan, exercising as part of the healthy lifestyle campaign promoted by UNRWA. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Sawsan Al-Alem
30 May 2016
With generous support from United States, UNRWA promotes a series of events to stimulate healthier lifestyles for students and staff across its schools and fields of operations