Press Releases

09 November 2020
The UN Agency, which supports 5.7 million Palestine refugees in the Middle East, announced it needs US$ 70 million this month to pay its staff, continue education and health services amidst pandemic
04 November 2020
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Mr. Philippe Lazzarini, made his first official visit to Syria on 26-29 October 2020.
19 October 2020
The Government of Japan today signed a contribution agreement amounting to 450,000,000 Japanese Yen (approximately US$ 4.3 million) with the UNRWA.
14 October 2020
the Government of India contributed US$ 1 million to the UNRWA, in support of the Agency’s programmes and services, including education, health care, relief and social services for Palestine refugees.
13 October 2020
UNRWA announced the release of a new innovative tool called the ‘Your Health with UNRWA’ mobile application. Featuring an Arabic language interface