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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.
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UNRWA and UNICEF strongly condemn the armed violence in Ein El‑Hilweh
UNRWA and UNICEF strongly condemn the armed violence in Ein El‑Hilweh Palestine refugee camp in Saida, which directly affects the safety and security of civilians, including children.
01 March 2017
Liechtenstein Contributes CHF 100,000 to Core UNRWA Programmes
The Principality of Liechtenstein has contributed CHF 100,000 (approximately US$ 100,100) to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of...
01 March 2017
UNRWA Condemns Armed Violence in Ein El-Hilweh Camp
UNRWA strongly condemns the ongoing armed violence that erupted in the Ein El-Hilweh Palestine Refugee camp in Lebanon, on 23 February 2017
28 February 2017
Rented Premises in Jordan
Originally established as a temporary solution to address the lack of educational and health facilities, rented buildings have emerged as a leading challenge for UNRWA in Jordan
28 February 2017
UNRWA Comic Drawing Training: Explaining Big Ideas in Few Words
UNRWA launched its first comic drawing workshop in cooperation with a community-based organization in Gaza city for the benefit of 25 young women from all areas of Gaza. The training will last for...
27 February 2017
Gaza Situation Report 182
The situation in Gaza remains challenging. Under blockade for a decade, the enclave remains gripped by a water and electricity crisis, compounding an already unsettling socio-economic situation with...
26 February 2017
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I believe in justice and peace for all.
Being safe, having food and having shelter should be a basic human right.
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Its work reflects the continued responsibility of the international community to the Palestinians.
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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.
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Our Youth Ambassador, Mohammed Assaf
As a "child of UNRWA," Mohammed Assaf...
Working at UNRWA
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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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