STATEMENT OF UNRWA COMMISSIONER-GENERAL, TO THE ADVISORY COMMISSION
There is no doubt that together we have contributed to one of the most remarkable human development processes and significantly advanced several key sustainable development goals for Palestine refugees, notably in education, health and beyond, pending a just and lasting solution to their plight.Read more
Be the Light for Gaza
This Ramadan, join the Be the Light for Gaza campaign. Your support can provide emergency food baskets for 10,000 of the most vulnerable children and their families in Gaza.
For some 70 years, UNRWA has been the main comprehensive primary health-care provider for Palestine refugees while assisting the most vulnerable to access secondary and tertiary care. With 144 health centres and some 3,300 health staff across its five fields of operation, the Agency delivers over 8.5 million primary health care consultations per year.
The so-called Great March of Return (GMR) demonstrations began one year ago on 30 March 2018 to demand the end of the Israeli blockade and the right of return for refugees. One year on, the response of the Israeli Security Forces to these demonstrations has resulted in the largest number of injured persons since the 2014 hostilities. Read the UNRWA report on the impact on Palestine refugees and UNRWA services: “Gaza’s Great March of Return”, One Year On...
Statement by Director of UNRWA Affairs in Syria Amanya Michael Ebye On Tuesday night , as families gathered to break their fasts for the Ramadan Iftar meal, several rockets hit the densely populated Neirab camp for Palestine refugees in Aleppo, killing at...