Syria: UNRWA - Humanitarian Snapshot, September 2019

Palestine refugee students go back to school in Syria

On 2 September 2019, UNRWA schools opened its doors to students across Syria for the academic year 2019/2020 despite a major financial crisis. A total of 50,143 students (25,482 male, 24,661 female) from grades 1 to 9 enrolled in 103 UNRWA-run schools in Damascus, Homs, Hama, Aleppo, Latakia, and Dera’a governorates.