UNRWA seeks funding for COVID19 response: voices from the camps story(2)

08 May 2020

Most refugees UNRWA serves live under the poverty line and lack the safety net needed to absorb the financial and medical shocks created by the COVID-19 pandemic. They are now facing devastating consequences to their physical, social and economic wellbeing. UNRWA is seeking necessary funding to enable it to provide basic needs such as food, water and lifesaving health care and prevent against further deterioration to refugees’ health and socio-economic safety.