© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Francesco Romagnolo

In 2015, the American University of Beirut (AUB) undertook a critical survey into the implications of both the protracted displacement for Palestine refugees living in Lebanon since the Arab Israeli War in 1948 – 49 and the more recent one due to the Syria crisis. Some of the findings are deeply...

© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Christoph von Toggenburg

Briefing note - April 2016

The year 2015 was the most deadly since 2006 for Palestinians, including Palestine refugees, in the West Bank including East Jerusalem. Children and young people in particular have suffered. This briefing note focuses on Palestine refugee children and how...

Schools on the front line: The impact of armed conflict and violence on UNRWA schools and education services

Many UNRWA schools are on the front line of armed conflict and violence, which has endangered the lives of Palestine refugee children and posed serious challenges to providing for their education. This report documents the impact of armed conflict and violence in recent years on UNRWA schools...