- Marka camp was established in 1968
- It covers an area of 0.92 square kilometres
Marka camp, referred to by the government as Hitten, was established in 1968 on an area of 0.92 square kilometres, 10 kilometres northeast of Amman. Many camp residents originally came from the Gaza Strip.
The camp is known locally as ‘Schneller’ after the German rehabilitation centre established in the area before the camp was set up. UNRWA installations in the camp also provide services for the refugees in the camp's surroundings.
REFUGEE CAMPS IN Jordan
The camp has ten UNRWA schools running double-shifts
One health centre provides primary health services to refugees living in the camp
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