|18 November 2009|
The West Bank covers 5,500 square kilometres with an estimated population of 2.4 million. A quarter of the refugees live in 19 recognised refugee camps, with most others in West Bank towns and villages.
|Vanessa Redgrave wows audience at UNRWA benefit performance
|29 October 2009|
Almost 1,300 New Yorkers crowded into the St. John the Divine Cathedral in Manhattan on Monday night to watch a mesmerising reprise by Vanessa Redgrave of her Broadway hit play, "The Year of Magical Thinking."
|UNRWA Receives PAM Prize for Excellence in the Mediterranean
|27 October 2009|
UNRWA is honoured to have been awarded the PAM Prize for Excellence in the Mediterranean.
|UNRWA Welcomes US$1m Donation from India
|14 October 2009|
The government of India has announced that it will contribute US$1m to UNRWA’s operations.
|Letters from Gaza (24) ...Dream a Little Dream|
|16 July 2009|
It is so important for humans to have dreams. It is a blessing, particularly here. In my dreams, I forget how life in Gaza is difficult and harsh. In my dream world, Gaza is free.
|Working Under Fire: Secretary General Ban Commends UNRWA Workers For Brave|
|16 June 2009|
UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has sent two UNRWA field officers, Scott Anderson and Jodie Clark, letters of commendation praising their “prompt and courageous action” during Israel’s 22-day offensive in Gaza.
|Letters from Gaza (23) ...Nakba Ever After|
|16 May 2009|
Yesterday was the 61st anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba. With each memory, we realise that we are sentenced to live the Nakba over and over again - each year with greater disappointment.
|Gaza: "I want to be free and safe; these are my two main wishes."|
|11 March 2009|
Basma Hamid Rajab, a volunteer at the Eastern Gaza Centre for Family Development, explains she relishes the opportunities that have been opened up for her and other local women.
By Najwa Sheikh Ahmed
|Gaza is Code Pink on International Women's Day|
|08 March 2009|
On the day before International Women’s Day, a 50-member international delegation carrying 2,000 gift baskets crossed the Egyptian border into the Gaza Strip, to pay tribute to Gazan women.
|Voices from Gaza|
|18 February 2009|
Testimonies from people caught up in the three-week conflict in Gaza.