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Children during the morning assembly at the Beach camp elementary school, Gaza. © 2012 UNRWA Photo by Shareef Sarhan

UNRWA sends emergency financial report to UN Secretary-General amid fears school year could be delayed

UNRWA has warned in a report to the United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, that “unless...
05 August 2015
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UNRWA discusses dire financial situation with donors, hosts

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency, UNRWA, is holding an extraordinary session of its...
26 July 2015
Palestine refugees in Yarmouk, Syria. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohamed

United States announces new support to Palestine refugees in Syria

The United States Government is providing a new US$ 13 million contribution to the UNRWA Syria...
23 July 2015
Thirty-nine-year-old refugee Fariz Husu and his family are standing on the empty lot where their family house once stood. A few days ago, the Husu family had been cleared through the Gaza Reconstruction Mechanism, and they expect to receive construction material soon to start reconstructing their totally destroyed home. Photo credit: © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Ahmad Muqadama.
Fariz Husu’s family is one of the first 86 refugee families who, one year after the 2014 conflict...
16 July 2015
EU Parliament President Martin Schulz (front) speaks at the inauguration of the UNRWA Photo Exhibition “I'm not a statistic”. © European Union 2015 – EP
From 29 June to 1 July, UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl visited Brussels for a range...
02 July 2015
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Children during the morning assembly at the Beach camp elementary school, Gaza. © 2012 UNRWA Photo by Shareef Sarhan
30 July 2015
The European Union (EU) has donated EUR 2 million...
28 July 2015
In line with its commitment to improving the...
Youth gathered to participate and input ideas through a focus group meeting regarding camp improvement priorities. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
05 August 2015
Eleven young men between the ages of 16 and 22...
27 July 2015
Fifteen-year-old UNRWA student Maram is off to...
22 July 2015
Thanks to a United States-funded teacher training...
A year after the Gaza war started, the causes of conflict remain unaddressed
08 July 2015
Statement by Pierre Krähenbühl, Commissioner-...
29 June 2015
Statement by UNRWA Spokesperson, Chris Gunness...
15 June 2015
Opening Statement of UNRWA Commissioner-General...
© 2015 UNRWA Photo
30 July 2015
21 - 28 July 2015 | Issue 103 On 26 July,...
23 July 2015
14 - 21 July 2015 | Issue 102 The Dutch Foreign...
16 July 2015
07 July – 14 July 2015 | Issue No. 101 Last week...
27 June 2013
Spokesperson, Director of Advocacy and Strategic...
27 June 2013
Chief of Communications & Arabic Language...