Press Releases

A Palestine refugee beneficiary from Gaza who received an UNRWA microenterprise credit loan for his repair shop.  January 1st 2016,© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Shareef SARHAN
10 March 2019
A partnership between UNRWA and OFID has financed a total of 101,484 loans valued at US$ 141.3 million as of December 2018
© 2019 UNRWA Photo
08 March 2019
The Government of Japan has contributed an additional US$ 7 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). On 4 March, an agreement was jointly signed by the Japanese Ambassador for Palestinian Affairs and...
© 2019 UNRWA PHOTO
07 March 2019
The government of Afghanistan has contributed $1 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA). H. E Abdul Rahim Sayed Jan, Ambassador of Afghanistan to Turkey handed his country’s donation to Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Pierre...
© 2019 Dania Al Batayneh
06 March 2019
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia, Her Excellency Retno Marsudi paid a landmark visit to the headquarters of the UNRWA, in Amman, Jordan
04 March 2019
UNRWA warmly welcomes the decision by the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) dated 2 March 2019 to establish and operationalize a Waqf endowment fund