Press Releases

03 November 2016
UNRWA disbursed over US$ 1.46 million for reconstruction and severe repair works to 299 refugee families across the Gaza Strip
During the mission to South Korea, the UNRWA Commissioner-General, Pierre Krähenbühl (second from left) met with several senior officials at the South Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including the Deputy Minister for Multilateral Affairs, Choi Jong-moon (third from left). © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Leslie Yun
02 November 2016
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl visited the Republic of Korea on 27 and 28 October to explore potential opportunities for deeper engagement with South Korea and raise greater awareness about the situation of Palestine refugees in the Middle East
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Amal Elmaoued
02 November 2016
Following the successful launch in Gaza on 30 August 2016, UNRWA launched the Agency- wide Education Management Information System (EMIS) in Jordan and Lebanon on 20 October 2016
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
02 November 2016
On 20 October 2016, UNRWA joined with others across the globe in celebrating the first ‘World Values Day’
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (left) meets with the Japanese State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nobuo Kishi (right), during his mission to Japan. Photo Courtesy of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs
28 October 2016
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl concluded a three-day mission to Japan in recognition of the long-standing partnership between UNRWA and Japan and to draw attention to the current situation of Palestine refugees