|UNRWA condemns Jerusalem home demolitions and assists affected families|
|23 December 2010|
UNRWA’s West Bank Field Director, Barbara Shenstone, today condemned the demolition of two refugee homes in East Jerusalem.
|West Bank Bedouin invite UN Expert on Minority Rights to visit Area C |
|20 December 2010|
This week, a West Bank Bedouin participated in the UN Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva for the first time. Mohamed Al Korshan called for the recognition of West Bank Bedouin’s rights.
|Summer camp supports Bedouin communities facing demolition threat|
|04 November 2010|
“It’s not easy living here. You never know what will happen tomorrow,” says N. Abu Dahuk, a community play worker at the Jahalin School in the Bedouin community of Khan al Ahmar, in the West Bank. The school is under imminent threat of demolition.
|UNRWA launches multimedia micro-site on UN Day|
|24 October 2010|
To mark United Nations Day UNRWA has launched a new multimedia micro-site that invites visitors into the lives of Palestine refugees. The site features a series of short films from UNRWA's five fields of operation.
|Statement by Filippo Grandi, UNRWA Commissioner-General|
|02 August 2010|
Today marks the first anniversary of the eviction of 11 Palestinian families from their homes in Sheikh Jarrah. On this sad occasion, I met with representatives of the families affected by what was – and continues to be - an example of the grave invasion of fundamental rights that occurs all too frequently in the occupied Palestinian territory.
|Six years on, Barrier casts shadow over West Bank life|
|09 July 2010|
Six years ago today the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled that the construction of the West Bank Barrier breaches international law. However, construction has continued, with 60 per cent of the Barrier’s planned route so far been completed.
|Life on the margins|
|27 May 2010|
For many Palestinians in the West Bank, Israeli measures have severely restricted people’s access to land, jobs and basic services, leaving refugees particularly vulnerable.
|Projects in the West Bank|
|24 November 2009|
Read about UNRWA's education, job creation, protection and microfinance projects in the West Bank.
|UNRWA Warns of the Humanitarian Impact of More Jerusalem Evictions|
|06 August 2009|
UNRWA welcomes the statements this week by the international community which deplore the evictions of two families from their homes in the Jerusalem district of Sheikh Jarrah.
|Syria: Palestinian Refugee Women Under Humanitarian International Law|
|12 March 2009|
As part of Syria’s celebration of International Women’s Day, the Syrian Authority for Family Affairs yesterday hosted a conference at the Syrian Opera House on the subject of the status of Palestinian refugee women under international humanitarian law.