Emergency Reports

An UNRWA doctor examines a young infant in Yalda, May, 2015. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
13 May 2015
UNRWA medical personnel established a mobile health point, treating 425 patients over the course of the day. Three cases of hepatitis A were detected and treated. Eight children were administered with vaccines, while 2 out of 76 children under five years old were found to be moderately malnourished. One child was...
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UNRWA continues humanitarian operations in Yalda, Babila and Beit Saham. © 2015 UNRWA photo
12 May 2015
UNRWA continued humanitarian operations in Yalda, Babila and Beit Saham today. The UNRWA team provided essential health services, vaccinations and child nutritional supplements contributed by WFP and UNICEF. Humanitarian activities continue in Tadamoun, to the north-east.
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An UNRWA doctor examines a malnourished child, 9 May, 2015. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
11 May 2015
UNRWA resumed humanitarian operations in Yalda, Babila and Beit Saham today, following a one week break due to security concerns. The UNRWA team provided essential health services, dental services, vaccinations, nutritional supplements and fresh food sufficient to feed 600 civilians for one week.
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United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Mr. Nickolay Mladenov (right) in his first visit to Gaza. © 2015 UNRWA Photo
10 May 2015
“No human being who visits can remain untouched by the terrible devastation that one sees here in Gaza and as shocking as the devastation of the buildings might be the devastation of peoples’ livelihoods is 10 times more shocking,” said the new United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Mr...
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UNRWA medical personnel distribute WFP nutritional supplements to displaced civilians, Yalda, 30 April, 2015 © 2015 UNRWA Photo
30 April 2015
UNRWA continued humanitarian response operations today, providing fresh food to a central community kitchen (sufficient for 600 individuals for one week), 10,000 litres of drinking water and hygiene supplies to displaced civilians and host communities.
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