Press Releases

13 April 2015
US$ 1.94 million in funding became available for UNRWA cash assistance for supporting home repairs of minor damages or transitional rental subsidies and will reach 2,698 families across the Gaza Strip this week. They will access the payments through local banks. Emergency...
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10 April 2015
A community sports event held at Siblin Training Centre (South Campus) under the patronage of the Director of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Affairs Lebanon,
40 orphans and their mothers gathered to attend an event held by UNRWA on the occasion of Arab Orphans Day at the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for the Visually Impaired in Gaza City. Photo credit: © UNRWA Photo by Ibrahim Darwish
09 April 2015
To commemorate Arab Orphans Day, on 5 April UNRWA has distributed clothes and school bags to dozens of Palestine refugee orphans all across Gaza. While the clothes were donated by the Spanish non-profit organisation Council of Orio – worth EUR 1,370 (approximately US$ 1,500...
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05 April 2015
UNRWA strongly appeals to all armed actors to cease hostilities that place civilians in acute danger and to withdraw immediately from civilian populated areas.
03 April 2015
Palestine refugees who fled the conflict in Syria and sought refuge in Lebanon (PRS) are facing harsh living conditions and struggling to meet the basic needs of their families’ daily life. PRS women-headed households with children are in a particularly vulnerable situation...