Press Releases

18 March 2022
The Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Philippe Lazzarini, visited Germany for the second time in 2022. Building on the strong partnership, this visit to Berlin was an opportunity to strengthen...
16 March 2022
concluded a life-saving assistance project in Syria, made possible by a generous contribution from the Government of France. In 2021, France contributed a total of EUR 1 million in support of to the “2021 Cash for Food to Conflict- Affected Palestine Refugees in Syria...
28 February 2022
On 28 February 2022, the two-year project “Support to the Training and Professional Development of Teachers and the Teaching of French for Quality Education in UNRWA Schools” concluded.
03 February 2022
The Government of Austria, through the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), the operational unit of Austria Development Cooperation, signed an agreement for a total of EUR 1 million for the 2022 UNRWA occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) Emergency Appeal.
01 February 2022
The Government of Japan contributed US$ 2.85 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) to enable the provision critical winterization services to Palestine refugees in Lebanon, Syria and Jordan.