In 2012, the United States and the European Commission were the two largest donors to UNRWA. Furthermore, their total contributions represented 47.7 per cent of the overall funding received by the Agency.
EU member states contributed USD 467.2 million in 2012 (including through the European Commission) representing 51.2 per cent of the Agency’s income.
In 2012, 19 out of the 27 member states of the European Union contributed to UNRWA with a total income of USD 265.6 million.
In 2012, contributions from states represented over 92 per cent of total contributions received by UNRWA. The remaining funds were received from international organisations, the UN system, foundations, NGOs and private donations.