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12 November 2013
The Government of Turkey, through the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency of the Prime Ministry of the Republic of Turkey (AFAD), will provide for almost 15 per cent of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) annual requirement of over 70,000 tons of...
02 August 2012
The first shipment of Turkish wheat flour arrived in Gaza today, to feed more than 129,000 families supporting 687,000 dependents. The full in-kind donation of 12,500 metric tonnes of flour is worth USD 6.6 million.
02 July 2012
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA presents the Turkish Permanent Representative to the UN in New York with a plaque as an expression of UNRWA's gratitude in recognition of his strong support for UNRWA and Palestine refugees.
29 May 2012
Young Palestinians will have a chance to study at a Turkish university thanks to a new scholarship programme announced by Turkey.
24 April 2012
UNRWA Commissioner-General Mr. Filippo Grandi has arrived in Ankara for a two-day visit. While there, Mr. Grandi will meet senior officials from the Turkish government and Turkish NGOs.
03 February 2012
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) announced today a new donation of USD 250,000 from Turkey toward the Restoring Dignity fundraising appeal for Lebanon.
20 July 2011
UNRWA has received a consignment of more than 6,000 tons of flour from the Republic of Turkey for refugees in Gaza. Distribution of the flour is currently underway and will help feed thousands of poor refugees in the Gaza Strip.
31 January 2011
Thanks to a donation worth more than US$ 25,000, 100 Palestinian refugee families and disabled refugees will today receive prosthetic equipment and financial assistance for home modifications.
09 July 2010
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Scholarship is designed for future female leaders in Palestine, with responsibilities in the area of humanitarian practice, peace and security.
02 April 2009
The government of Turkey has contributed US$500,000 in response to UNRWA’s appeal for its Quick Response Plan for Gaza (QRP). The donation was formally finalized at a signing ceremony in Jerusalem.