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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.
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Palestine refugees are among the worst affected by the conflict in Syria, now entering its seventh year.
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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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On World Family Day in Syria, Education Is a Lifeline for Displaced Families
On International Family Day, UNRWA is raising awareness about the fundamental role of families and family-oriented policies in supporting education and the overall well-being of family members
16 May 2017
From School Parliament Leader to West Bank Director of Operations for a Day
Earlier this week, Reem Yaghy, a 14-year-old ninth grader from the Aqbat Jabr UNRWA Basic Girls School, became the Director of UNRWA Operations (DUO) in the West Bank for a day. Together with West...
15 May 2017
Gaza Situation Report 193
The 10-year blockade on Gaza has created an acute electricity crisis with serious implications for the health, water and sanitation sectors and a cumulative impact on the overall humanitarian...
14 May 2017
Korea Contributes US$ 450,000 to Improve Health and Well-Being of Palestine Refugee Girls in Gaza
The Government of the Republic of Korea has contributed US$ 450,000 to UNRWA to help provide a better and safer life for Palestine refugee girls in the Gaza Strip
12 May 2017
Russia Contributes US$ 2 Million to UNRWA to Support Education and Health Care for Palestine Refugees
The Russian Federation has contributed US$ 2 million to UNRWA in support of its core programmes and services, including education for over 500,000 children, quality primary health care for over 3.5...
09 May 2017
Bringing Light Back to the Lives of Palestine Refugees: Self-Help Shelter Rehabilitation in Beddawi Camp
Through a self-help approach that directly involves the families, the European Union is helping to rehabilitate 400 Palestine refugee shelters in dire need of rehabilitation in Lebanon
09 May 2017
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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
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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