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  • Food & NFI distribution in Yarmouk camp in April © 2021 UNRWA Photo

    UNRWA conducts a humanitarian mission to Yarmouk camp

    On 1 April 2021, food baskets and non- food items were distributed to Palestine refugees living in Yarmouk.
    A total of 827 persons (...
  • During a field visit to Lebanon Field Office, UNRWA Chief of Staff Ugochi Daniels met with Sahar Dahche, Amani Salah Chabayta, and Marwa Abo Jamous, all beneficiaries of LFO employment programmes. © 2021 UNRWA photo

    In May, UNRWA Chief of Staff (CoS) Ugochi Daniels conducted a field visit to Lebanon Field Office focused on Protection and Gender initiatives. The visit was a chance for her to meet UNRWA staff and beneficiaries of the Lebanon Youth Unit. In the coming months, we...

  • Buildings destroyed by airstrikes in the latest hostilities in the besieged Gaza Strip © 2021 UNRWA Photo Mohammed Hinnawi

    Initial 30 day response

    There has been a dramatic intensification in violence in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) in recent days, including an escalation in hostilities leading to massive Israeli...

  • An UNRWA nurse prepares to vaccinate a Palestine refugee child at the UNRWA Sheikh Radwan Health Centre in Gaza. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Mohammad Hinnawi

    In 2020, UNRWA had to confront both the pandemic and a drastic financial shortfall, while responding to anxious expectations for support by the Palestine refugees. UNRWA responded to the additional needs of Palestine refugees from the social and economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic,...

  • A displaced family carries their belongings into a classroom of the UNRWA Beach Elementary School, one of 59 shelters of its kind in Gaza. These UNRWA schools have been designated as shelters for more than 65,000 Palestinians in Gaza. 18 May 2021 © 2021 UNRWA Photo by Mohamed Hinnawi

    Situation

    As of 02:00 this morning, a ceasefire was agreed between Israel and Palestinian militant group Hamas following 11 days of rocket and air attacks.

  • Sara Yousef, a student at the UNRWA Deir El-Balah Elementary Co-Educational School, Gaza. © 2021 UNRWA Photo by Mohammed Hinnawi

    The evaluation was conducted by the Department of Internal Oversight Services Evaluation Division in collaboration with an external consultant. The evaluation was guided by the standard and internationally recognized criteria of relevance, effectiveness, efficiency and sustainability to assess...

  • UNRWA is committed to providing quality, inclusive and equitable education in Syria promoting the use of COVID-19 preventive measures in all of its schools ©2020 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad.

    In 2021, through its Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal (EA), UNRWA will continue to respond to the humanitarian needs of Palestine refugees in Syria, Lebanon and Jordan. This includes those affected by the ongoing conflict in Syria and the wider humanitarian...