Official Statements

26 January 2024
“The Israeli Authorities have provided UNRWA with information about the alleged involvement of several UNRWA employees in the horrific attacks on Israel on 7 October.
25 January 2024
UN premises and other civilian sites must be protected under international law , From Thomas White, Director of UNRWA Affairs in Gaza
25 January 2024
Persistent attacks on civilian sites in Khan Younis are utterly unacceptable and must stop immediately. People are being killed and injured. As fighting intensifies around hospitals and shelters hosting the displaced, people are trapped inside and lifesaving operations are...
24 January 2024
JOINT UN STATEMENT - 24 January 2024 As Palestine faces unprecedented levels of violent conflict and mass displacement, observing this International Day of Education under the theme of ‘ learning for lasting peace’ resonates more deeply than ever. Indeed, both this...
17 January 2024
UNRWA COMMISSIONER GENERAL ENDS FOURTH VISIT TO GAZA SINCE THE WAR STARTED, FROM PHILIPPE LAZZARINI, UNRWA COMMISSIONER GENERAL - "Every time I visit Gaza, I witness how people have sunk further into despair, with the struggle for survival consuming every hour [...]