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Mona cradles her young son following successful surgery for repeated epileptic episodes. 2017 Photo courtesy of Taawon
13 November 2017
Appeal launched jointly by UNRWA and Taawon during Ramadan in Lebanon covers medical expenses for five Palestine refugees
Speaking at the Joint Closing Ceremony in Saida, Lebanon, the Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon, Ambassador Christina Lassen, noted: ''Through the projects that we close now, more than 206 families now have access to shelters, eight health clinics were fully rehabilitated and furnished.” © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Ali Hashisho
25 October 2017
UNRWA held a closing ceremony to celebrate the completion of an infrastructure and shelter rehabilitation project in Ein El Hilweh refugee camp in Saida, Lebanon on 20 September 2017
Umm Jihad and her niece Sajida in their shelter in Jerash Camp. © 2017 UNRWA photo by Mai Al-Shayeb
23 October 2017
UNRWA partnered with Cairo Amman Bank to extend microfinance loans ex-Gazans – Palestine refugees who came to Jordan from Gaza after the 1967 war – specifically women and youth in this venerable group of Palestine refugees
UNRWA alumnus Safaa Nasser achieved the highest mark in all secondary schools in Lebanon among those who sat for the final Life Science exams for the Baccalaureate 2.  © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
12 October 2017
UNRWA alumnus Safaa Nasser achieved the highest mark in all secondary schools in Lebanon among those who sat for the final Life Science exams for the Baccalaureate 2
Nimer Nimer, Manager of Insan Centre, Burj Barajneh camp, Lebanon.  © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Firas Abo Aloul
09 October 2017
In 2014, a group of young people living in Burj Barajneh camp decided not to surrender to the prison of drugs and turned an old prison building into a drug rehab centre for addicts to help them build a bright future and embark on a new life