Press Releases

© 2017 UNRWA Photo
02 May 2017
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East has introduced new cash counting and counterfeit detection technologies in all branches of the Agency’s microfinance programme to improve the quality and efficiency of microfinance services...
The Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone; the Representative of UNICEF in Lebanon, Tanya Chapuisat; and the eldest son of Mueen Jeishi, an UNRWA sports teacher who passed away two days before the launch of the Palestiniadi while preparing for the event, light the torch for the annual Palestiniadi sports activities. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Mahmoud Abu Salah
21 April 2017
UNRWA, in partnership with UNICEF, launched the Palestiniadi, a sports event that brings together around 300 youth in Lebanon, including Palestine refugee children from Lebanon and Syria and Lebanese children from different schools across the country, to compete in team...
Dr. Alexis Loeber, Head of the Cooperation Section at the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon, attends the opening of the new gymnasium for Palestine refugee youth in Lebanon, rehabilitated through funds from the European Union. © 2017 UNRWA Photo
27 April 2017
On 19 April, UNRWA hosted a ceremony at the Siblin Training Centre to open a gymnasium that was rehabilitated through funds from the European Union
UNRWA hosted a ceremony in Lebanon to recognize the 207 Agency staff trained in mental health support through funds from the EU. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Rania Saadallah
21 April 2017
UNRWA hosted a ceremony to recognize the 207 Agency staff trained in mental health support through funds from the European Union
© 2017 UNRWA Photo by Shafiq Fahd
20 April 2017
UNRWA actively participates in the International Education Funders Group biannual meeting held in Amman between 10 and 12 April 2017