Press Releases

“Part of the EUR 2.45 million contribution from Belgium will go towards supporting the Agency’s mobile mental health programme, which targets vulnerable Bedouin communities in the West Bank. © 2013 UNRWA Photo by Alaa Ghosheh”
11 January 2016
The Kingdom of Belgium has made a generous contribution of EUR 2.45 million to UNRWA in support of the Agency’s services for Palestine refugees in the occupied Palestinian territory
08 January 2016
With a generous contribution of EUR 250,000 (US$ 272,500) by the Italian Directorate General for Development Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Palestine refugees, through UNRWA and the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Gaza, will...
31 December 2015
UNRWA was able to disburse approximately US$ 1.77 million in funding available for rental subsidies (US$ 1,694,600) and repair works of severely damaged shelters (US$ 70,068). The funds will reach a total of 7,443 refugee families across the Gaza Strip. The families will be...
© 2015 UNRWA photo
25 December 2015
UNRWA participated in the UNESCO-led meeting on 15 and 16 December 2015, the ‘First Arab Regional Meeting on Education 2030’, with the theme ‘Towards Collective Action in Achieving Education 2030 Goals in the Arab Region’
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23 December 2015
The UNRWA education programme launched the School Based Teacher Development (SBTD) II programme - a key dimension of the UNRWA Education Reform Strategy (2011-2016) - in the Agency's five fields of operations