Press Releases

the Ambassador of Canada to Jordan, H.E. Peter MacDougall with the Director of URNWA Affairs Jordan at the I Am a Leader ceremony © 2019 UNRWA Photo.
27 January 2019
The Canadian Embassy through the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) together with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in Jordan, honored UNRWA school students who participated in the ‘I am a Young Female Leader’ programme today at...
H.E. Ambassador of Italy in Lebanon Massimo Marotti and Director of UNRWA Operations in Lebanon sign EUR 1.5 million agreement in support of UNRWA Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal. © 2019 UNRWA Photo by Nuha Ahmad
24 January 2019
The Ambassador of Italy in Lebanon, Massimo Marotti, and the Director UNRWA in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone, signed an agreement for an additional contribution of EUR 1.5 million
28 December 2018
During a visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on 28 November, UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl signed an agreement with Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Rabeeah, Supervisor General of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSC), in support of UNRWA’s...
In the presence of the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone, an UNRWA student from the Nablus Girls' School presents a gift to His Excellency Ambassador of Qatar to Lebanon, Mohammed Hassan al-Jabir.  © 201 UNRWA Photo by Ahmad Mahmoud
21 December 2018
UNRWA organized a Sports Day to mark the support from the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and the Education Above All Foundation.
Naeima, a 50-year-old woman Palestine refugee, collects a food parcel from the UNRWA food distribution centre in Jabalia camp as a part of the emergency food assistance to the Palestine refugees in the Gaza Strip that is supported by the People’s Republic of China in partnership with UNRWA. ©2018 UNRWA Photo by Mohammed Hinnawi.
21 December 2018
UNRWA acknowledges the generous contribution from the People’s Republic of China (PRC) of US$ 2.35 million