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us: United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East


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    • us: United Nations. Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
    • us: UNRWAPRNE
    • us: Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
    • us: Office de secours et de travaux des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés de Palestine dans le Proche-Orient
    • us: Organismo de Obras Públicas y Socorro a los Refugiados de Palestina en el Cercano Oriente
    • us: UNWRA
    • us: United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees
    • us: U.N.R.W.A.P.R.
    • us: UNRWA
    • us: U.N.R.W.A.P.R.N.E.
    • us: UNRWAPR
    • us: U.N.R.W.A.
    • us: U.N.W.R.A.
    • us: Wakālat al-Umam al-Muttaḥidah li-Ighāthat wa-Tashghīl al-Lājiʼīn al-Falasṭīnīyīn fī al-Sharq al-Adná
    • us: United Nations. Wakālat al-Ghawth
    • us: Wakālat al-Ghawth
    • us: United Nations Relief and Works Agency
    • us: סוכנות הסעד והתעסוקה לפליטי ארץ־ישראל במזרח הקרוב
    • us: OOPS
    • us: O.O.P.S.
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        United Nations. Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near EastUnited Nations.Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East United Nations Relief for Palestine RefugeesUnited Nations Relief for Palestine Refugees
    • Sources

      • found: U.S. Dept. of State. Working Group on Legislation for the Arab Refugee Program. The Palestine refugee program, 1950.
      • found: Its Map of UNRWA'S area of operations, 1980: map verso (Wakālat al-Umam al-Muttaḥidah li-Ighāthat wa-Tashghīl al-Lājiʼin al-Falasṭīnīyīn fī al-Sharq al-Adná)
      • found: al-Lājiʼūn al-Filasṭīnīyūn wa-wakālat al-ghawth, 1996: p. 10 (al-Ūnrwā)
      • found: Department of State (State) and United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) actions to implement Section 301(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, 2003: t.p. (United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA))
      • found: Yearbook of International Organizations, 2011 (alternate name, Organismo de Obras Públicas y Socorro a los Refugiados de Palestina en el Cercano Oriente (OOPS); established in 1949 by a UN General Assembly Resolution as a subsiduary organ of the United Nations, commenced operations on 1 May 1950)
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
      • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
      • [Unused subdivisions: Dept. of Rehabilitation; Registration and Statistics Bureau]
    • Change Notes

      • 1981-09-25: new
      • 2014-01-14: revised
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