Official Statements

16 May 2011
I deplore the deaths of Palestine refugees in Lebanon, the occupied Golan Heights and the occupied Palestinian territory.
Official Statements
10 May 2011
I am grateful for this opportunity to exchange ideas on some of the issues that are current to the Middle East and to the Palestinian refugees whose protection and care constitute the mission of UNRWA, the agency I head. I offer special thanks to my friend Professor Özerdem for his invitation.
Official Statements
19 April 2011
Taking note of the “grave financial situation” of UNRWA, the General Assembly today requested Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to continue to support the Agency’s institutional strengthening through the provision of financial resources from the United Nations regular budget.
Official Statements
01 April 2011
Your article published today, “Defund the UNRWA”, builds its case on a foundation of misinformation and recycled falsehoods. We are, in fact, a neutral United Nations humanitarian organisation helping some of the most disadvantaged people in the troubled Middle East region.
Official Statements
28 March 2011
Opening statement by UNRWA Commissioner-General, Filippo Grandi at DIHAD Conference in Dubai.
Official Statements