Press Releases

02 June 2022
As part of its commitment to providing an inclusive and equitable education to refugee children, UNRWA, announced the launch of an Education Expert Advisory Group to help ensure the over 550,000 Palestine refugee students UNRWA serves maintain access to quality education...
31 May 2022
The Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Mr. Philippe Lazzarini, inaugurated an UNRWA school and health centre and visited repaired shelters in Dera’a refugee camp, in southern Syria
31 May 2022
A high-level delegation visited Nahr el-Bared Camp (NBC), including Ambassador of Italy to Lebanon, H.E. Mrs. Nicoletta Bombardiere, Ambassador of Norway to Lebanon, H.E. Mr. Martin Yttervik, and Deputy Head of Mission of the Swiss Embassy in Lebanon, ​​Mrs. Maja Messmer...
31 May 2022
As part of his constant engagement with the Palestine refugee community, the Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Mr. Philippe Lazzarini spent a day in Jenin refugee camp, in the northern occupied...
24 May 2022
Today, UNRWA released its 2021 Annual Health Report. The report provides vital information on the health and wellness of Palestine refugees across n the Agency’s five fields of operations – Jordan, Lebanon, the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, Gaza, and Syria.