Students in Gaza participate in a summer camp organized by UNRWA. © 2021 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed Hinnawi
27 October 2022
About UNRWA - 2022
17 November 2022
A schoolgirl celebrates her first day back to learning at the UNRWA Am’ari Girls School, West Bank. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Iyas abu Rahmeh
10 August 2021
The Fares family are amongst the more than 18,000 Palestinian refugees from Syria receiving unconditional cash assistance from UNRWA in Jordan. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Lubna Hashem
23 January 2023
@2020 Khalil Adwan
As part of its management initiatives to further the Agency’s reform, UNRWA is including gender in its framework for organizational culture change. This is aligned with UNRWA Gender Equality Strategy that is built on a double track theory of change aiming at mainstreaming...
The 16 Days Campaign activities against GBV. © 2019 UNRWA  photo by Khalil Adwan
UNRWA participated in the Call to Action 2020 Annual Partners meeting that was held remotely on 16-19 June. The “Call to Action on Protection from GBV in Emergencies” is a coalition bringing together governments and donors, international organizations and non-governmental...
Two pupils at the New Gaza Co-Ed School, Gaza. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Khalil Adwan
The 2019 Annual Operational Report (AOR) describes progress made by UNRWA during the period, 01 January – 31 December 2019, towards the attainment of the strategic outcomes set out in the Agency’s Medium Term Strategy 2016-21 (MTS). The AOR provides a holistic view of UNRWA...
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) was established as a subsidiary organ of the United Nations General Assembly on 8 December 1949 and became operational on 1 May 1950. It is one of the largest United Nations...
Map of UNRWA Fields of Operations (Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Gaza Strip, and the West Bank). The map provides information on the number of registered Palestine refugees, official camps, UNRWA schools, health centres and other facilities. All figures as of 1 January 2020.