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Palestine refugees in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and Gaza have lived under the heavy burden of occupation for 50 years. Though #StillRefugees, they continue to hope for a brighter future.
Ramadan Appeal 2017
Please help support children like Aya who have know nothing but conflict and hardship.
The Crisis of Palestine Refugees in Syria
Entering its fifth year, the Syria crisis has disrupted the lives of 560,000 Palestine refugees.
The situation in the Gaza Strip remains devastating and unpredictable.
Our photo & film archive for Palestine refugees
More than 430,000 negatives, 10,000 prints, 85,000 slides, 75 films and 730 videocassettes.
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Gaza Situation Report 195
Gaza suffers from a chronic electricity crisis, presently experiencing 12 hours daily power outages, which disrupt the normal functioning of humanitarian infrastructure and daily life
29 May 2017
Palestine Refugee Teens of War-Ravaged Syria Travel Lengths to Sit for Exams
UNRWA helped 297 students from Yarmouk and Lebanon traveled to the Alliance Quarter in Damascus and provided them with room and board to attend the UNRWA support classes running throughout the...
26 May 2017
Follow the Hajjeh
Throughout her long life, the Hajjeh has been witness to much of Palestinian history. As a young girl, she fled her home during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. Her family had to flee yet again when the...
26 May 2017
Seventy, Fifty and Ten Are Not Just Numbers in the Lives of 5.3 million Palestine Refugees
The UNRWA Department of Health latest annual report, released in Geneva today, reveals important statistics regarding the Agency’s health programme and the health situation of Palestine refugees in...
24 May 2017
Clowns 4 Care Brings Laughter and Fun to Palestine Refugee Children
Some 2,500 Palestine refugee students from UNRWA schools in the West Bank enjoyed a clown show performance by the Danish organization ‘Clowns 4 Care’
25 May 2017
Statement of Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl to the UNRWA Advisory Commission
“Wherever they turn today, Palestine refugees see no horizon, no identifiable political solution, no genuine determination, no respect of their rights,” UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl...
22 May 2017
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I believe in human rights for Palestinians.
I believe all humans are entitled to life, peace and opportunity.
I believe in justice and peace for all.
Being safe, having food and having shelter should be a basic human right.
I believe that every human deserves to live and have a better life.
Its work reflects the continued responsibility of the international community to the Palestinians.
The situation of Palestine refugees breaks my heart.
Lessening the suffering of Palestine refugees makes me really happy.
World peace needs a free Palestine.
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It is our duty as humans to join hands to ease suffering.
Every human has a right to a safe and stable future.
It helps to fulfill the basic human rights and needs of Palestinians, a forgotten people, by...
We cannot forget Palestine refugees.
UNRWA helped many Palestinians to excel in life under Occupation and very difficult circumstances...
I want to help the innocents who are suffering and in need, especially of basic necessities.
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I trust them to get the help to people who need it the most.
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Our Youth Ambassador, Mohammed Assaf
As a "child of UNRWA," Mohammed Assaf...
Working at UNRWA
UNRWA has over 30,000 employees, most...
Gaza Staff Remembrance
Eleven civilian UNRWA personnel were...
Syria Staff Remembrance
UNRWA has nearly 4,000 staff working in...
Food Insecurity in Palestine Remains High
Joint press release by the Palestinian...
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