Tag: food aid
|Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation feeds over 28,000 fasting refugees in Gaza this Ramadan|
|14 August 2012|
The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, in co-operation with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), has generously contributed towards a “Feed the Fasting” Ramadan project in the Gaza Strip.
|Palestine refugees in Syria welcome Palestinian Authority's contribution of food and medical aid|
|13 August 2012|
A convoy of food and medical aid, organised by the Palestinian Authority to support Palestine refugees, arrived in Damascus on 8 August. The 17-truck convoy carried 360 tonnes of flour, rice, sugar, lentils, chickpeas, pasta and medicines, worth USD 650,000.
|Germany donates an additional EUR 2m for Gaza emergency food aid|
|03 August 2012|
The German government has made an additional donation of EUR 2m to help feed 667,500 food-insecure and vulnerable Palestine refugees living in Gaza. The funds are in support of UNRWA’s 2012 Emergency Appeal.
|Food aid from Turkey arrives in Gaza
|02 August 2012|
The first shipment of Turkish wheat flour arrived in Gaza today, to feed more than 129,000 families supporting 687,000 dependents. The full in-kind donation of 12,500 metric tonnes of flour is worth USD 6.6 million.
|UAE Red Crescent assists over 12,000 poor families in Gaza during Ramadan|
|31 July 2012|
The United Arab Emirates Red Crescent has generously contributed one million dirhams (USD 272,000) to UNRWA to assist needy refugees in Gaza during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
|Saudi Arabia donates ten tonnes of dates to Palestine refugees in Lebanon|
|20 July 2012|
In preparation for the upcoming month of Ramadan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has donated ten tonnes of dates to UNRWA for distribution to Palestine refugees living in Lebanon.
|Basque Government donates EUR 700,000 to gender and food aid programmes|
|05 July 2012|
The Basque government has donated EUR 700,000 to UNRWA’s activities in Gaza, helping to mitigate the impact of the blockade on the lives of some of the most vulnerable refugees.
|Saudi Committee steps forward with USD 5 million in food aid for Gaza|
|21 June 2012|
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Campaign for the Relief of the Palestinian People of Gaza has contributed USD 5 million for essential food needs of some of the poorest Palestine refugee families in the Gaza Strip.
|Egyptian Red Crescent donates food and medicine for refugees in Gaza|
|19 January 2012|
UNRWA has received an in-kind contribution of rice, flour, and sunflower oil from the Egyptian Red Crescent (ERC) for distribution to poor refugees in Gaza. In addition, the ERC has sent a consignment of 20 cartons of medicine for use in UNRWA’s health centres in Gaza.
|Prince Sultan charity convoy for poor families of Gaza leaves Amman|
|25 October 2011|
The Campaign of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques for the Relief of the Palestinian People of Gaza is sending 175 tons of rice to Gaza this week. The shipment is the third instalment of a major donation of food despatched