Press Releases

Palestine refugee students meet with children from Sweden as part of the My Voice - My School classroom initiative. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Firas Abo Aloul
22 May 2017
Palestine refugee students from the Palestine Martyrs School in Ein El Hilweh camp, Lebanon, meet with children from Sweden’s Helsingborg International School as part of the UNRWA My Voice-My School classroom initiative
Lebanese, Palestinian and Syrian refugee children “Run for Growing Together” during the Vivicittà Run. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
21 May 2017
Around 800 children between the ages of 8 and 13 gathered on Sunday to participate in the ‘Vivicittà Run’ held in North Lebanon under the theme ‘Run for Growing Together’
© 2017 UNRWA Photo
21 May 2017
The Kuwait Patients Helping Fund Society has contributed US$ 200,000 to UNRWA to help Palestine refugees in Gaza living with non-communicable diseases manage their conditions
Young-sam Choi, the Head of the Representative Office of the Republic of Korea in Palestine, and Francoise Vanni, the Director of External Relations and Communications at UNRWA, sign an agreement on 11 May 2017 outlining the Republic of Korea’s US$ 450,000 contribution to UNRWA to develop and promote safe spaces and healthy lifestyles for Palestine refugee children in Gaza. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
12 May 2017
The Government of the Republic of Korea has contributed US$ 450,000 to UNRWA to help provide a better and safer life for Palestine refugee girls in the Gaza Strip
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tala Zeitawi
09 May 2017
The Russian Federation has contributed US$ 2 million to UNRWA in support of its core programmes and services, including education for over 500,000 children, quality primary health care for over 3.5 million patients and assistance for over 250,000 acutely vulnerable refugees