Press Releases

06 August 2013
A generous contribution of US$ 500,000 from the Red Crescent Society of the United Arab Emirates (UAERC) enabled the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) to provide refugees in Gaza with food assistance, beginning in the holy month of Ramadan. The UAERC contribution...
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06 August 2013
The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation contributed, in cooperation with the Uited Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), to the implementation of the Ramadan 'Feed the Fasting’ project in the Gaza Strip, for the fifth consecutive year. Thanks to this generous contribution, over 25,000 Palestine refugees in Gaza...
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A New Strategy Aims to Improve Technical Education for Palestine Refugees
22 July 2013
Alongside the other services it offers across its fields of operation, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) helps Palestine refugees develop skills and experience for their local labour markets through its Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programme. In July, UNRWA staff from all...
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01 August 2013
Since 2010, the Dignity for All campaign of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has worked to improve the situation of the over 400,000 Palestine refugees living in Lebanon. The campaign’s concluding effort is a music video for a song, “Dignity for All,” that was...
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31 July 2013
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has issued a Special Appeal, during the holy month of Ramadan, to help provide a chance for a better life to five Palestine refugees in Lebanon who need urgent, costly surgery for serious medical conditions. Since April 2011,...
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