Emergency Appeals

UNRWA is urging its partners to continue supporting Palestine Refugees in Syria, and those who have fled to neighbouring Lebanon and Jordan as a result of the 13-year conflict in Syria. The Agency is appealing for US$ 415.4 million to support its chronically underfunded...
Destruction in Gaza Strip. © 8 October 2023 UNRWA Photo by Mohammed Hinnawi
In response to the ongoing escalation in the Gaza Strip, UNRWA urgently seeks US$104m for its humanitarian response over the coming 90 days. Funds are needed to respond to the immediate food, non-food, health, shelter and protection needs of up to 250,000 persons seeking...
The aftermath of armed clashes inside Ein El Hilweh camp, Lebanon. © 2023 UNRWA Photo
On 29 July 2023, armed clashes erupted in the Ein El Hilweh camp in south Lebanon. According to media reports, by 3 August, 13 people - including one person who was not involved in the fighting - had been killed and over 4,000 forced to flee their homes. Active fighting...
UNRWA engineers carrying out shelter damage assessments, Gaza. © 2021 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed Hinnawi
Under strategic priority one, UNRWA will continue to provide emergency food and cash assistance to Palestine refugees in Gaza and the West Bank.
The community-based organization (CBO) building in Yarmouk refugee camp, Damascus, is one of the priority buildings scheduled for UNRWA rehabilitation in 2022. © 2021 UNRWA Photo by Naoko Kawaguchi
Under strategic priority one in 2022, UNRWA will continue to provide emergency assistance to Palestine refugees in Syria and PRS in Lebanon and Jordan, as well as other extremely vulnerable Palestine refugees in the three fields of operation.