Official Statements

06 December 2023
Download UNRWA multimedia resources here From UNRWA Commissioner-General Philippe Lazzarini DELIVERED FROM BEIRUT VIA ZOOM, 6 December 2023 Je vous remercie Madame la Ministre, Excellences, Je remercie à nouveau la France pour sa position forte en faveur de la protection...
04 December 2023
AID DELIVERIES FURTHER STRANGLED - FROM UNRWA COMMISSIONER-GENERAL PHILIPPE LAZZARINI - “The resumption of the military operation and its expansion further in southern Gaza is repeating horrors from past weeks. The number of civilians killed is rapidly increasing. Civilians...
01 December 2023
“UNRWA has been following the traction of a post by an Israeli journalist on the social media platform X. The post claims that there is an alleged connection between an Israeli hostage held in Gaza and an UNRWA school teacher. The journalist did not provide more information...
24 November 2023
I know you are all very busy following the developments related to the humanitarian pauses so I appreciate you coming.
23 November 2023
FROM UNRWA COMMISSIONER-GENERAL PHILIPPE LAZZARINI – “I have just returned from my second visit to the Gaza Strip since the war began. I bear witness to the unspeakable suffering of people. Since my first visit two weeks ago, the humanitarian situation has already become...