Official Statements

18 June 2012
This special day reminds us of the trauma faced by all refugees around the world who have been uprooted by violence, persecution or conflict. This is an experience which reverberates among the Palestine refugees we at UNRWA serve.
Official Statements
18 June 2012
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees is deeply saddened by the passing away of His Royal Highness Prince Nayef Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Official Statements
22 May 2012
The partnership between Germany and UNRWA is one of the Agency’s most valuable: a joint venture that has helped us test and implement a new approach to improving the lives of the Palestine refugees.
Official Statements
14 May 2012
As you know, UNRWA is unique in the UN family as its mandate is specific to one population: nearly five million Palestine refugees, mostly descendants of those who fled Palestine in 1948.
Official Statements
10 May 2012
The Commissioner General of UNRWA, Filippo Grandi, is following with increasing concern the ongoing hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli custody.
Official Statements