Palestine refugees

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04 February 2016
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, through the Saudi Fund for Development, has donated US$ 59 million to UNRWA for projects to be implemented in Gaza, the West Bank and Jordan
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17 November 2015
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  • Through the generous support of the donor community the Agency was able to avoid this and is taking measures to ensure that this situation is prevented in the future.
  • In July 2015, UNRWA was forced to suspend the cash for housing assistance to Palestinian Refugees from Syria (PRS
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2015
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  • There are approximately 42,500 PRS recorded with UNRWA in Lebanon (11,500 families).
  • Due to a shortfall in funding, UNRWA is forced to suspend the cash for housing assistance to Palestinian Refugees from Syria (PRS) as of July 2015.
  • This is particularly concerning as PRS
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30 June 2015
The Aragon Government has contributed EUR 50,000 to UNRWA to support the project, ‘Supporting Child Survival through Non-Food Items’ as part of its response to the 2015 Emergency Appeal for the Syria Regional Crisis
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UNRWA Emergency Appeal calls for US$ 414 million to support refugees in the occupied Palestinian territory
09 December 2014
UNRWA has launched an emergency appeal for US$ 414 million to support Palestine refugees living in the occupied Palestinian territory.
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19 September 2014
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17 October 2014
UNRWA Deputy Commissioner-General Margot Ellis has highlighted the dire situation of Palestine refugee children and youth region-wide. “Already vulnerable as refugees, occupation and conflict increasingly deprive Palestine youth of basic rights and protection,” Ms. Ellis said.
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UNRWA in figures - July 2014
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2014
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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 July 2014. Not an official document.