Press Releases

16 March 2021
On 29 January 2021, the Government of Japan contributed US$ 1.8 Million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) operations in Syria. This generous contribution, “Emergency Grant Aid in response to the humanitarian crisis...
15 March 2021
Ten years after demonstrations started in Syria, over half of the Palestine refugees in the country have been displaced at least once because of the brutal conflict that ensued, including 120,000 who have sought safety in neighbouring countries, mainly Lebanon and Jordan
25 February 2021
The Deputy Commissioner-General of UNRWA , Ms. Leni Stenseth, called on the international community to support Palestine refugees during her participation in the Ad-Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC) on Tuesday 23 February.
25 February 2021
The Government of Japan today signed two contribution agreements, amounting to approximately US$ 40 million, with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).
24 February 2021
The Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has generously contributed US$13.4 million towards the education programme of UNRWA in Syria