Students from Al-Bureij Preparatory Girls School B during a basketball training session, organized as part of UNRWA ‘Empowering Young Girls through Sport’ initiative implemented by the UNRWA Relief and Social Services Programme in a number of UNRWA schools across the Gaza Strip. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
29 September 2017
UNRWA launched the ‘Empowering Young Girls through Sport’ initiative in a number of its schools across the Gaza Strip to promote social activity for young Palestine refugee girls and provide them with an opportunity to practice sports
Palestine refugee students visit recently rehabilitated health centres in Lebanon. © 2017 UNRWA Photo
18 August 2017
In May 2017, 120 grade 7 students from the Saida and Burj Shemali areas visited three newly renovated UNRWA health centres, all of which were rehabilitated and refurbished with European Union support, to learn about the Agency’s health-care services and see them in action,...
Palestine refugee youth participating in activities promoting peace and non-violence leave their handprint on the International Youth Day banner at the end of an open day for children held at Sharm Park, Gaza. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
17 August 2017
International Youth Day provides a unique opportunity to shed light on the ongoing commitment of UNRWA to empowering Palestine refugee youth
Hadeel Abu Tear, a 13-year-old UNRWA student during her participation in the Expo Tech corner of Agriculture and Environment in Khan Younis. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
09 August 2017
On 2 August, Khan Younis celebrated the closing of Expo Tech, a series of month-long activities, through which young students had the chance to explore, imagine, and promote a clean and safe environment through various scientific corners
Safe learning space, Damascus, Syria. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
04 August 2017
In conflict-torn Syria, UNRWA has set up eight safe learning spaces and 22 recreational playgrounds in communities and shelters to provide children with a protected environment to continue with their learning and engage in recreational activities, building their social...