About UNRWA

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As of June 2011, the number of Palestine refugees registered with UNRWA was 433,000, although the actual number of refugees residing in the country is estimated at between 260,000 and 280,000. Half of the refugee population is aged under 25 years. More than half of the refugee population lives...

UNRWA in Figures
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2011
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UNRWA in Figures provides general information on number of Palestine refugees, camps, UNRWA beneficiaries and funding situation. 
Figures are accurate as of 1 January 2011. Not an official document. 

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  1. Saudi Arabia gives $71.5 million for Gaza housing
  2. GCC through the IDB donates $15 million for refugees in Gaza
  3. UNRWA receives $5.2 million from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia towards its core budget for 2011 and other
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The UNRWA Job creation programme (JCP) provides temporary job opportunities to most vulnerable Palestine refugees living in the West Bank with the aim of alleviating the impact of high poverty and unemployment levels. The programme, initiated in 2000 is part of UNRWA’s integrated approach to...

West Bank emergency
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2011
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While UNRWA regular services contribute to Human Development goals, the package of targeted emergency programmes is intended to reduce the impact of the protection crisis by addressing critical basic needs of the most affected individuals.