Press Releases

© 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
A Palestine refugee beneficiary collects UNRWA cash assistance provided by the Agency’s Social Safety Net programme. 2019 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
03 March 2019
The Government of France contributed EUR 500,000 in support of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Social Safety Net Programme (SSNP). The Social Safety Net Programme (SSNP) was created in light of the wide exposure of...
Ambassador of the European Union to Jordan H.E. Mr. Andrea Matteo Fontana and Director of UNRWA Affairs in Jordan Mr. Roger Davies photographed at the European Union contribution announcement ceremony in Amman, Jordan.   © 2018 UNRWA photo by Manal Sultan
28 February 2019
Today, the European Union member states (Madad Fund) contributed EUR 2 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) as part of the EU's “Strengthening the Resilience of Palestine Refugees in Jordan and Lebanon”...