• UNRWA: For Palestine refugees

    Palestine refugees began their long journey in 1948. Since the Arab-Israeli conflict, they have endured multiple displacements, repeated violence, occupation and blockade. Through these hardships, UNRWA has been there to provide critical education, health care, microfinance, relief and social services, and emergency assistance.Read more

  • #just-solution. © 2015 UNRWA

    #JustSolution

    The resilience of Palestine refugees is legendary, but not inexhaustible. The on-going denial of their rights is unacceptable. A just solution is urgently needed.
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  • On 11 to 12 April, UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl undertook an emergency mission to Syria. During his visit, Mr. Krähenbühl heard the personal stories of the civilians displaced from Yarmouk. Tiny Jihad Ya'qoub was born on 30 March 2015; he and his mother have received a baby kit and other essential household items from UNRWA. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad

    UNRWA seeks US$ 30 million for humanitarian response to Yarmouk

    UNRWA is seeking an immediate injection of US$ 30 million to provide life-sustaining assistance to the 18,000 civilians from Yarmouk, including 3,500 children, and those affected by conflict and displacement in other areas, during an initial 90 day rapid response.Read more
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    UNRWA urgently calls for protection of civilians in Yarmouk

    UNRWA strongly appeals to all armed actors to cease hostilities that place civilians in acute danger and to withdraw immediately from civilian populated areas.Read more

we provide assistance and protection for
some 5 million palestine refugees

 

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I Support

UNRWA

because
I believe in human rights for Palestinians.
Ian
USA
I believe all humans are entitled to life, peace and opportunity.
Amal
Cuba
I believe in justice and peace for all.
Nadia
Israel
Being safe, having food and having shelter should be a basic human right.
Sigrun
Iceland
I believe that every human deserves to live and have a better life.
Lubna
Bahrain
Its work reflects the continued responsibility of the international community to the Palestinians.
Garry
UK
The situation of Palestine refugees breaks my heart.
Ella
USA

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