Press Releases

29 August 2019
This week, 46,000 Palestine refugee girls and boys began the 2019-2020 scholastic year in the 96 schools run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem.
25 August 2019
Today is the first day of the school year 2019-2020 for over 282,000 girls and boys who attend schools run by the UNRWA in Gaza.
10 August 2019
UNRWA started construction on a new health centre in Zohour area within the Jordanian capital Amman. The health centre will be constructed and equipped from generous donations received from the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD).
09 August 2019
Thousands of Palestine refugee families living in the Gaza Strip will get to celebrate the Eid al-Adha festivities with traditional foods that may normally be inaccessible, thanks to a generous donation from Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA). The donation of US$ 400,000 will...
08 August 2019
Over 700 schools run by the UNRWA will open their doors in time for the new scholastic year 2019-2020 in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria within less than a month