Press Releases

02 July 2013
In addition to its regular services, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has begun working to reduce its overall environmental footprint in the Gaza Strip
Press Releases
27 June 2013
Human Appeal International, an Emirati NGO based in the Emirate of Ajman, today, in coordination with UNRWA, distributed electric fans to 292 Palestine refugee families who fled Syria to Jordan. This donation comes in support of UNRWA’s latest appeal for Syria launched on 7 June and which requested critical...
Press Releases
26 June 2013
Finland’s Minister for International Development, Heidi Hautala, visited the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) Summer Fun Weeks programme in Gaza today. She was hosted by Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi who also briefed her on UNRWA’s work in the region as well as the...
Press Releases
UNRWA Commissioner-General welcomes singer, Mohammad Assaf, to UNRWA headquarters in Gaza
26 June 2013
The Commissioner General of UNRWA, Filippo Grandi, welcomed Arab Idol winner, Mohammad Assaf, to UNRWA headquarters in Gaza, and thanked him for accepting the role of UNRWA’s first ever “Regional Youth Ambassador for Palestine Refugees”.
Press Releases
25 June 2013
For the third year in a row, UNRWA will be able to invite nearly 6,000 Palestine refugee children in the West Bank to participate in the EU-UNRWA Summer Fun Days, thanks to generous funding from the European Union.
Press Releases