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Safe and Dignified Cash Assistance in Lebanon
06 November 2013
For the first time in Lebanon, Palestine refugees from Syria (PRS) don’t need to wait in lines or visit distribution centres to receive cash assistance. Those who have recorded their details with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) need only stop by any ATM across the country to withdraw their cash.
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AUS exhibition highlights plight of Palestinians
05 November 2013
The living conditions of Palestinian refugees are being showcased by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in an exhibition at the American University of Sharjah (AUS).
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Singer Mohammad Assaf receives donation on behalf of UNRWA
05 November 2013
Dr. Majd Naji, the Director of Liberty Dental Clinic hands UNRWA Regional Youth Ambassador Mohammed Assaf 100,000 UAE Dirhams in support of Palestine refugees. The ceremony was attended by Margot Ellis, Deputy Commissioner-General of UNRWA, and Mr. Peter Ford, Representative of the Commissioner-General in the Arab...
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Olive harvest in Burin
30 October 2013
West Bank On Tuesday, 22 October, in the West Bank, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) celebrated the olive harvest of 2013. The Agency organized the event in coordination with its Humanitarian Country Team partners, including the Association for International Development Agencies (AIDA), the Food and...
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Young volunteers prepare ma'moul for Jaramana residents
24 October 2013
As the call for Eid prayers sounded from a mosque in Damascus, a group of young people nearby did not head home to spend the holiday with their families. Instead, they rushed to the Palestine refugee camp of Jaramana, where they had volunteered to make and distribute the traditional sweet of ma’moul to Palestine...
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