Press Releases

15 February 2021
Under the directives of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) and Eminent Advocate for Refugee Children at UNHCR, The Big Heart Foundation, a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organization dedicated to helping...
11 February 2021
UNRWA is calling for US$ 1.5 billion to fund its essential services, emergency appeals and priority projects for registered Palestine refugees in the West Bank (including East Jerusalem), Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.
10 February 2021
The timely provision of COVID-19 supplies by the Government of the People’s Republic of China are being distributed across 141 UNRWA health centres in the Gaza Strip, the West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria. This donation serves some 5.7 million Palestine refugees across...
09 February 2021
Phillipe Lazzarini, the Commissioner-General of UNRWA, received today the first of two vaccines against COVID-19 in Ramallah in the occupied Palestinian territory
08 February 2021
Over 119,000 girls and boys went back to learning in the classes of UNRWA in Jordan yesterday for the second semester. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, UNRWA schools are opening their doors to students in line with the health and safety regulations of the Government of...