About UNRWA

© UNRWA Photo by Tamer Hamam
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11 July 2017
© 2014 UNRWA Photo by Alaa Ghosheh
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15 September 2015
Psychosocial activities for UNRWA students in Gaza following the summer 2014 conflict. © 2014 UNRWA Photo by Fadi Thabet
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04 September 2015
UNRWA in figures - July 2014
06 August 2014
UNRWA in Figures provides general information on number of Palestine refugees, camps, UNRWA beneficiaries and funding situation. Figures are accurate as of 1 July 2014. Not an official document.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (left) administered the oath of office to Pierre Krähenbühl, Commissioner-General of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), 20 April 2015. The Secretary-General (left) with Mr. Krähenbühl after the swearing in. UN Photo/Mark Garten
30 June 2014
Appointed by the Secretary-General in November 2013, Pierre Krähenbühl became Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees on 30 March 2014. As Commissioner-General, he serves at the level of Under-Secretary-General. A Swiss...
About UNRWA
08 May 2014
UNRWA is a United Nations agency established by the General Assembly in 1949 and is mandated to provide assistance and protection to a population of some five million registered Palestine refugees. Its mission is to help Palestine refugees in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, the...
UNRWA in Figures
07 May 2014
UNRWA in Figures provides general information on number of Palestine refugees, camps, UNRWA beneficiaries and funding situation. Figures are accurate as of 1 January 2014. Not an official document.
Al Shuraka 13
28 April 2014
Read in this Edition: UNRWA and EAC Sign $4.9 Million Agreement for Palestine Children affected by Syrian Crisis Qatar Charity Donate $1 Million to Palestine Refugees in Gaza IIROSA Pledge $1million for Job Creation Programme in Gaza SAP Middle East and North Africa...