Official Statements

22 March 2022
To celebrate International Women’s Day and ensure the full and effective participation and leadership of women, UNRWA officially launches the Women Advisory Forum (Forum) as a safe space for female staff to engage amongst themselves and with the Agency’s senior management.
22 March 2022
The impact of last May conflict in Gaza remains acute on the daily life of the population, the economy and the infrastructure.
26 January 2022
UNRWA West Bank expresses its condolences on the passing of Mr. Fahmi Abdelraouf Hamad, a 57-year-old Palestine refugee from Qalandiya camp who died Monday.
20 January 2022
“The Government of Israel has extended the detention of Amal Nakhleh until 18 May 2022 without charge or trial. Amal, 17 years old when arrested, has been in administrative detention for more than one year.
20 January 2022
The West Bank field office of UNRWA condemns the demolition of the home and eviction of the Salhiyya family in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem.