The Enduring Palestine Refugee Crisis: From Nakba to Sheikh Jarrah to Gaza

  • UNRWA FLASH APPEAL: HOSTILITIES IN GAZA AND MOUNTING TENSIONS IN THE WEST BANK

    initial 30 day response There has been a dramatic intensification in violence in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) in recent days, including an escalation in hostilities leading to massive Israeli airstrikes on...
  • Show your support to Palestine refugees in Gaza

    Hostilities in recent days have caused the loss of human life and the destruction of physical infrastructure. Already high levels of psychosocial stress, especially among children, have been further exacerbated. As the...

Seventy-three years after more than 700,000 Palestinians became refugees following the 1948 Arab-Israeli conflict, the loss of their homeland and dispossession of their property continues. The consequences of what the Palestinians consider as the “Nakba “ ...more


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  • UNRWA sanitation workers begin clean-up operation in Gaza

    Israeli air strikes caused substantial damage to physical infrastructure, including homes, on the eleven-day assault on the besieged Gaza Strip. Through their debris removal services, UNRWA sanitation workers provide...
  • Immediate need for food, health and psychosocial support for Palestinians sheltering at UNRWA schools in Gaza

    Displaced by airstrikes, there are currently 65,000 displaced people in emergency UNRWA shelters, such as UNRWA Beach Elementary School, one of 59 shelters of its kind in Gaza. Fuel is set to run out on Friday and an...
  • Displaced Palestinians Seek Shelter At UNRWA Schools In Gaza

    In the Gaza Strip, where approximately 70 per cent of the population are Palestine refugees, catastrophic bombardment is being carried out as the besieged coastal enclave enters the 14th year of an air, land and sea...
  • Ongoing Nakba: Gaza Under Attack

    In the Gaza Strip, where approximately 70 per cent of the population are Palestine refugees, catastrophic bombardment is being carried out as the besieged coastal enclave enters the 14th year of an air, land and sea...

 a timeline of displacement, dispossession and hope