Press Releases

05 January 2017
The contribution will allow UNRWA to provide a decent standard of living and ensure universal access to basic education for Palestine refugees in Gaza
03 January 2017
Actor and public servant Kal Penn won the ‘MasterChef Celebrity Showdown,’ donating the prize money to support Palestinian refugees through the UN
16 December 2016
The European Union has contributed an additional EUR 20 million in support UNRWA core programmes, including education, health, and relief and social services
Abel Piqueras Candela, Rrepresentative of the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon, and the UNRWA team pose with a group of the Fair’s participants. Hoops Club, Beirut. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Ali Hashisho
16 December 2016
On 15 December 2016, UNRWA opened the fifth annual Academic Fair in Lebanon to support young Palestine refugees in their pursuit of future educational and professional opportunities
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Riham Jafari
16 December 2016
On 7 December, on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, UNRWA organized an awareness-raising activity for Palestine refugee children with mental disabilities and their parents in Jericho, in the Jordan valley of the West Bank