Emergency Reports

Palestine refugee students perform Karate during the Education in Emergencies project closing ceremony in Asma’a Preparatory Girls in Beach camp, western Gaza. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Rushdi Al-Saraj
20 May 2017
09 May – 16 May 2017 | Issue 194 Highlights To build on existing communication channels with the community, and expressing UNRWA solidarity with the Palestine refugees in Gaza during the current energy crisis which is compounded by the desperate situation caused by cyclical...
Palestine refugee children and mothers participate in the Community Mental Health Programme event ‘I have an idea’ in the Gaza Training Centre in Gaza city. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Rushdi Al-Sarraj
14 May 2017
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 situation
A Palestine child refugees drawing during a Community Mental Health Programme (CMHP) activity at Al-Amal Preparatory Girls in Khan Younis, southern Gaza . Photo credit: ©UNRWA Gaza 2017. Photo by Rushdi Al-Sarraj.
07 May 2017
25 April – 01 May 2017 | issue 192 Highlights Efforts of the international community to support delivery of development assistance in Palestine continue. The bi-annual meeting of the Ad-Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC) is taking place in Brussels on 4 May. Chaired by Norway and...
 © 2017 UNRWA Photo
30 April 2017
Two Palestine refugee female students in the eighth grade at UNRWA Al-Zaitoun Preparatory Girls' School (B) won the second and third place in a regional drawing competition organized by the World Health Organization to mark World Health Day under the theme of 'Depression:...
Students in UNRWA schools receive schools bags and stationary. © 2017 UNRWA Photo
21 April 2017
A looming energy crisis in Gaza is expected to have far-reaching social, economic and political consequences, further undermining the delivery of basic public services