|Statement by UNRWA Spokesperson Christopher Gunness|
|09 May 2011|
Events in Syria have caused UNRWA to suspend or limit services in a number of areas across the country.
|Syria career counsellor helps young refugees find their feet|
|03 May 2011|
Fida Awad starts every day at her Homs office with a stack of resumes on her desk, all from applicants from the nearby refugee camps hoping to enlist her help in finding employment.
|First Lady supports UNRWA’s youth development success|
|13 March 2011|
Today, the First Lady of Syria joined UNRWA, the UN agency for Palestine refugees, to celebrate the success of a youth development, vocational education and employment project supporting young people in their transition from school to work.
|School dropout gets second chance to achieve her dream|
|06 March 2011|
Ala’a Ali is 16 and dropped out of school last year. She was one of more than 260 refugee children who dropped out of UNRWA schools in Syria last year.
|Turkey Helps Bring Mobility to Disabled Palestinian Refugees in Syria|
|31 January 2011|
Thanks to a donation worth more than US$ 25,000, 100 Palestinian refugee families and disabled refugees will today receive prosthetic equipment and financial assistance for home modifications.
|UAE Red Crescent brings new life to old camp in Aleppo|
|29 December 2010|
Thanks to a generous donation from the United Arab Emirates Red Crescent, Palestinian refugee families from Neirab Camp in Aleppo have recently been given brand-new homes.
|UNRWA’s Advisory Commission Representatives visit Khan Eshieh, Yarmouk, Husseinieh and Dera’a|
|02 December 2010|
Delegates representing UNRWA’s Advisory Commission member states today began a two-day visit to UNRWA in Syria. Highlights of the trip will include a tour of UNRWA’s Damascus Training Centre.
|Field office updates to Advisory Commission|
|30 November 2010|
Speeches by directors of UNRWA affairs in UNRWA’s five fields to the Agency’s Advisory Commission.
|Cervantes Institute says ¡Hola! to Palestine refugee students|
|26 October 2010|
The Cervantes Institute in Damascus has granted four Palestine refugee students generous scholarships to study Spanish. The undergraduate students at the University of Damascus, won full, three-year scholarships to study the language at the Institute.
|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.