News Releases

21 October 2022
“In Lebanon, an increasing number of Palestine refugees tell UNRWA that “anything” is better than their lives today. As the world is looking elsewhere, Palestine refugees continue to take dangerous risks in search of a better life.
20 October 2022
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Philippe Lazzarini, concluded a three-day visit to Berlin (17-20 October). During his stay, Lazzarini paid tribute to Germany for its critical support to the work of UNRWA in education, health and social services
08 October 2022
EAST JERUSALEM, 8 October 2022- The Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Mr. Philippe Lazzarini, concluded an official visit to Tokyo from 5 - 7 October, during which he met with Japan’s Minister...
05 October 2022
Today, Mr. Niels Annen, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), and Mr. Ben Majekodunmi, Chief of Staff of UNRWA, inaugurated the UNRWA Talbiyeh Elementary and Preparatory Boys’ Schools in the Talbiyeh Palestine...
03 October 2022
Today, the Government of Austria contributed EUR 2.7 million in support of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Health Programme in the Gaza Strip and West Bank. It also supported the Agency’s Syria Regional Crisis...