News Releases

22 December 2022
Around 40 UNRWA Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) professionals from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) from across the region, as well as an external expert
14 December 2022
This week, the majority of member states of the United Nations voted to extend the mandate for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East ( UNRWA ) until 30 June 2026. Established in 1949 to provide essential services to Palestine...
09 December 2022
UNRWA welcomed a German delegation from the German Representative Office in Ramallah to Gaza.
05 December 2022
At its meeting on 2 December 2022, the Federal Council approved Switzerland's continued support for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). UNRWA will receive CHF 20 million annually for the years 2023 and 2024. With these...
26 November 2022
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is joining the global call for an end to gender-based violence under the UN Secretary-General’s 2022 UNiTE campaign: