Official Statements

23 June 2020
​ Remarks by the Commissioner-General At the outset, I wish to express my deep appreciation to the co-chairs of this Conference, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ayman Safadi and Minister for International Development cooperation Peter Erikson for taking the initiative to...
02 May 2020
Statement by Amanya Michael-Ebye, Director of UNRWA Affairs, Syrian Arab Republic
22 April 2020
Yesterday, in the course of the regular inspection of its premises, UNRWA discovered a hand grenade and a military vest hidden in a vacant school in the Gaza Strip
22 April 2020
Foreign Ministers H.E Ayman Safadi and H.E Ann Linde hosted the second Ministerial Strategic Dialogue today, via telecommunication, to discuss joint efforts to support UNRWA. Participants included Egypt, France, Germany, Japan, Kuwait, Norway, United Kingdom, the European...
07 April 2020
Letter to Staff on World Health Day In the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) UNRWA staff are on the frontlines I address you on this World Health Day in the midst of a crisis without precedent in living memory as the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to circle around...